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Jayshree Shah Biography
JAINA Executive Committee 2015-2017 || JAINA Executive Committee 2013-2015
Jayshree Shah
North East - Regional VP (States: CT,MA,ME,NH,NY,RI)
174 Shamrock Hills Drive,
Wappingers Falls, NY 12590

Tel: (h) 845-298-2158, (c) 845-489-0558


Education :MS (MechEng), PMP, SCPM

Occupation : Senior Engineering Manager @ IBM

Member Association : Hudson Valley Jain Sangh (HVJS), NY, Jain Samaj Of USA (JSOU), NJ

  • Life Member of HVJS since 1988, Help organized two Pratistha celebrations, several fund raising events, planned, organized and hosted Jain Scholars visits, organized summer camps, Swadhyays, Bhaktis, yearly Jain event calendar
  • JAINA Director since 2009
  • Pathshala teacher for the Senior class 2009-2013
  • Coordinated and hosted Jain Day(s) with Jain Center of CT Pathshala students 2010-2013
  • Board of Trustee for Hindu Samaj and Jain Temple since 2016
  • Life Member of JSOU, volunteer for the Pratistha
  • IBM Engineer’s Week coordinator and volunteer to encourage students (specially girls) to pursue the interest in Math and Science since 1999
Jayshree Shah is a mother, wife, manager@IBM, life time member and Board of Trustee for Hindu Samaj and Jain Temple.

Hindu Samajand Jain Temple is the spiritual, religion and culture center for her and her family since they moved in the area in the late 80’s. Jayshree raised two sons participating in Diwali Cultural Celebration, Paryusan and Mahavir Jayanti Jain Pujas and Pathshala. Balancing the work and life, she had involved in various Gujarati and Jain activities of the Temple. She held Board of Director position for the JAINA (Jain Association In North America) representing Hudson Valley Jains.

Jayshree dedicates time for the community work. For decades, she coordinated and visited schools for Engineer’s week encouraging students, specially girls, to pursue the interest in science and math. She judged at school and county science fair projects. She taught students in Jain Pathshala for 5 years. She organized and supported chanting and yoga sessions, summer camps and Jain scholar’s visits.

As ‘out side of the box thinker’, she will bring in new ideas and ways to make one’s life more meaningful while supporting current projects, activities and mission of our JAINA.
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