Mayur Rathod previously known as Mayur Mistry. His great grand father came to Ahmedabad from Jodhpur(Rajasthan).
Mr. Mayur is keen birdwatcher of Gujarat.
He represented India to Sri lanka as a youth ambassador in the field of Environment Education under GSE Team (Group Study Exchange Team) by Rotary International. He represented RI District 3050.
He was selected from Gujarat in LEAD India contest by Times of India.
An environment educator, interpreter or communicator was born on 16th Feb. 1968.
His wife Ulupi - Associate Professor in English Literature in Smt. Sadguna C. U. Arts College for Girls, Ahmedabad and also ANO(Associated NCC Officer) on the rank of Captain. she is multi-talented personality. Young daughter Shubhangi; very much interested in environment conservation and bold attitude. Arya- younger son than her is enthusiastic personality, intelligent and active. Mayur's father Ar. Girish Mistry is multi talented personality, welknown known Architect in his field. Mother Kamala Mistry is an active and sporty homemaker.
Mayur has started his career at very young age; since 1986. He is wonderful trainer for various target groups. He heads several organisations like charitable trust, four nature clubs, He has served as Chief Project Coordinator, Committee member, Advisory board, Team member to voluntary organisations, NGOs, Govt. departments, informal groups and Educational Institutions. He also provides guidance, information, motivation, assistance to various Educational Institutions to set up Eco Clubs or Nature Clubs.
Mayur has a long list to his credit to organise various Birdwatching / Birding Trip or Tours,
Nature Education Camps, Environment Conservation Programmes, Volunteer Training Camps, Trekking Camps, Study Tours, Environment Awareness Programmes, Community Education Projects, Joint Forest Management Committee motivation activities, Eco-Tourism Policy and Promotion, Research Projects, Social Work in Tribal and Rural areas etc. etc.
Beside his routine activities he is interested in Archeology, Photography, Art-Architecture, Anthropology, Astronomy, Aero modeling, Ham radio, History and Culture, Creative and Performing Arts, Reading, Sports, and many more subjects.
He has achieved many awards, Gold Medals in co-curricular activities during academic career.
By nature he is sporty, active, enthusiastic, cooperative, social, positive attitude with many skills, different instinct,
self disciplined and strict in many matters. He loves to play with kids, always wears smile and hardworking.
He is associated with Max New York Life Insurance Company as a Premier Agent Advisor; has taken special training for individual's portfolio management. He has also work hard in this profession.