Profile of Vice District Governor- I
Lion Praveen comes from a very reputed business family of Nagaon, well known for its social and educational contributions to the society. He is the second generation Lion and younger son of very senior Lion member of our District, Lion J. K. Agarwal. Lion Praveen has done his masters in Computer Engineering from Assam Engineering College, Guwahati.
He joined Lions organization as a member of Leo Club of Nowgong in the year 1992 and served the Club and the District in various capacities. After completing his education and successfully setting up his business, he once again joined Lionism in 2012 by organizing Lions Club of Nagaon City and served as its Charter President. Since then he has served his Club in various capacities and the District 322D with utmost dedication as Zone Chairperson, Region Chairperson, DC International Relations & Club Twinning, DC Leo Clubs for two consecutive terms and finally as VDG-1.
Lion Praveen has many awards and recognitions to his credit including 100% Charter President Award, Best President in the entire Multiple 322, Lion of the Year Award, Best Zone Chairperson in the entire Multiple 322, Best Region Chairperson in the entire Multiple 322, 3 International President’s Leadership Medals, 4 International President’s Certificate of Appreciation, Senior Builder Key Award, 3 “International Relations Awards”, 3 “LCIF Helping Hands Award” and many more.
He has graduated from Emerging Lions Leadership Institute, Ahmedabad and Regional Lions Leadership Institute, Kolkata and is also a “Certified Guiding Lion”. He is the only Lion in our Multiple to hold a rare distinction of having attended all the District Conferences, ISAAME Area Forums and International Conventions since becoming a Lion.
He is a Pioneer in International Relations. He has personally visited more than 25 Clubs around the Globe and has signed International Club Twinning agreement with 8 Clubs from USA, Canada and Europe. He is the only Lion to have achieved this feat.
He instituted the biggest fellowship event of our District “J. N. Bawri Memorial Trophy”, a cricket tournament in the memory of first District Governor of our District, Late Lion J. N. Bawri. This prestigious event has successfully completed 6 years and now Leos and Lady members are also participating in it very enthusiastically.
Having a deep passion for travelling and exploring different cultures around the Globe, he has already travelled to more than 60 countries at this young age. Lion Praveen is also closely associated with many spiritual and social service organizations.
For his consistent vision, determination and hard work, last year he was appointed as the International Leo Advisory Panelist for 2017 to 2019. He represents the entire ISAAME constitutional area in the Panel. Currently he is elevated to the post of VDG-1 of Dist 322D.