Rev. Dr. A.K. Lama is a veterinary doctor by profession and he has also earned Doctor of Ministry and Doctor of Philosophy.He comes from a Buddhist family background of Arunachal Pradesh. Before taking the post of Managing Trustee of TLA Educational Trust in 2014, Guwahati, he had an illustrious career of serving with several important responsibility: Veterinary Assistant Surgeon with Government of Arunachal Pradesh (1984-90); Regional Secretary of Union of Evangelical Students of India (1990-98); Minister of Missions at First Baptist Church of Birmingham, USA (1999-2002;)Senior PASTOR of Shillong Baptist Church(2007-2008); General Secretary of Council of Baptist Churches in Northeast India (2008-2014). Presently he is an honorary Senior Pastor of International Evangelical Church, Guwahati.
His favorite verse is Eccle 12:13-14, “Now all has been heard; here is the conclusion of the matter: Fear God and keep his commandments, for this is the duty of all mankind. For God will bring every deed into judgment, including every hidden thing, whether it is good or evil.”
Mr.Siamliana Khiangte who belongs to Mizo community is the Joint Managing Trustee of TLA Educational Trust since 2014. He was born and brought up in Arunachal Pradesh where he did his initial studies. After that he completed his B.Sc. from Shillong College, Shillong, Meghalaya. After his graduation, he pursued computer educations (Diploma in Computer Education) from National Institute of Information Technology (NIIT) Shillong Centre. After completion he was absorbed in the institute as a faculty where he taught for 4 years and then promoted to Senior faculty of NIIT Chandmari Centre, Guwahati and then Centre in-charge of NIIT Shillong Centre. Responding to the call, he resigned and joined Rev Dr A. K. Lama, then pastor of Shillong Baptist Church and Executive Director of TLA Ministries. He served the Lord as a ministry associate in TLA Ministries for five year before joining Council of Baptist Churches in North East India (CBCNEI) as a program assistant where he is still serving. He is married to LumthainaLongme and is blessed with a son Edward RemlianaKhiangte.
Be on your guard; stand firm in the faith; be courageous; be strong.
Dr. Asangla Ao is a medical doctor, MBBS from AMC, Assam and has been in the Christian ministry for more than 25 years. She holds the position as present Treasurer of TLA Educational Trust since 2014. Dr. AsanglaAo has earned Master of Divinity from Samford univ, AL. USA and Master of Arts in Counseling from TIU, IL. USA. Her home town is Changki village, Mokokchung, Nagaland. She is born and raised in a Christian family. Her personal experience of salvation came when she was only 16 years.
"I will give thanks to you, for I am fearfully and wonderfully made. "Psalm 139:14
Pastor Kampu Thangzom is a man who desires all people have the chance to hear the simple presentation of the Gospel once in their life time. And all the saved ones to experience the full abundant life. He is one of TLA Educational Trust board member. He is The President of Asia Antioch seminary and also serving as Pastor of Guwahati Satsang church.
‘’However, I consider my life worth nothing to me; my only aim is to finish the race and complete the task the Lord Jesus has given me—the task of testifying to the good news of God’s grace.’’ Acts 20:24
T. Moa Ao is MA in Geography.He has two children's a daughter and a Son.He is born and brought up with a Christian family and was baptized on 15th August 1993. He is in the board of TLA Educational Trust as a member.
Exodus 15:2 The Lord is my strength and my song, and he has become my salvation; this is my God, and I will praise him, my father's God, and I will exalt him.