VSNA Annual Conventions - 1978 - To-Date
 

No.

VSNA Chapter

Year Convention Held

Proposed

2018-2027

1970-1980

1981- 2000

2001- 2010

2011-2017

1

 Alabama

   

2

 California - Central

2008

2012

    2022

3

 California - North

2001

4

 California - South

1986

1993

5

 Chicago (Illinois & Wisconsin)

1987

1999

2009

      2019

6

 Detroit - Michigan

1982

1989

1997

2007

      2018

7

 D.C. and Virginia

1978-79

1980

1998

 

   

8

 Florida

2006

2013

    2023

9

 Georgia

1994

2004

      2024

10

 Maryland

1988

1995

2005

           2016     2026

11

 North Carolina

   

12

 New England

 2011

    2021

13

 New York

1981

1983

1990

2003

          2015     2025

14

 Ohio

1992

2002

   

15

 Pittsburg - Pennsylvania

1985

1996

   

16

 Tennessee

 

   

17

 Texas - North (Dallas) 

          2014

   2027

 18

 Texas - South (Houston) 

   

19

 Toronto (Canada)

1984

1991

 2000

      2010

     2020

20

 West Virginia

   
   21   Central VSNA - Youth Chapter                 2017 (Dallas)  

Year-Wise VSNA Conventions Details

 

Year Hosting Chapter(s)  Link to Web-Site

Number of Attendees

 2016  Maryland Chapter @ Ellicot City, MD   39th VSNA Convention  700
 2015  New York - New Jersey Chapter @ Wippany, NJ   38th VSNA Convention  700
 2014  Texas North Chapter @ Dallas, TX   37th VSNA Convention  518
 2013  Florida Chapter @ Tampa, FL    36th VSNA Convention  400
 2012   California Chapters @ Palo Alto, CA     35th VSNA Convention   450
 2011  New England Chapter @ Boston, NE

  34th VSNA Convention & International Basava Conference

 800
 2010  Toronto Chapter @ Toronto, ON   33rd VSNA Convention   500
 2009  Chicago Chapter @ Itasca, IL   32nd VSNA Convention  450
 2008  California North Chapter @ San Ramos, CA   31st VSNA Convention
 2007  Detroit Chapter @ Detroit, MI   30th VSNA Convention
 2006  Florida Chapter   29th VSNA Convention
 2005  Maryland Chapter   28th VSNA Convention  ~650
 2004  Georgia Chapter   27th VSNA Convention
 2003  New York Chapter @ Iselin, NJ   26th VSNA Convention  1300
 2002  Ohio Chapter @ Columbus, OH   25th VSNA Convention
 2001  California North Chapter   24th VSNA Convention
 2000  Toronto Chapter @ Toronto, ON

  23rd VSNA Convention & World Sharana Conference

 1000
 1999  Chicago Chapter @ Itasca, IL   22nd VSNA Convention
 1998  DC & Virginia Chapter   21st VSNA Convention
 1997  Detroit Chapter   20th VSNA Convention
 1996  Pittsburg Chapter   19th VSNA Convention
 1995  Maryland Chapter   18th VSNA Convention
 1994   17th VSNA Convention 
 1993  New York Chapter   16th VSNA Convention


Creation of VSNA Local Chapters - To Date

S. No.VSNA Chapter NameYear
 1  Washington-DC & Virginia  1978
 2  New York   1979
3  Detroit 1980
4  California South 1981
5  Chicago 1981
6  Ohio 1981
7  Pittsburgh 1981
8  Maryland 1983
9  Toronto 1983
10  Texas 1987
11  North Carolina 1988
12  Georgia 1992
13  Alabama 1994
14  Tennessee 1994
15  California - North 1995
16  West Virginia 1996
17  Florida 2002
18  California - Central 2003
19  New England 2004
20  Texas-South (Houston) 2011
21  Connecticut 2014
 
 
Central VSNA Officers - 1978 to Date
 

Year(s) Served

Name

Title

State

1978

Late. Vimala Channabasappa

Guru Bale

H. Siddalingaiah

Guruswamy Ayya

President

Vice-President

Secretary

Treasurer

W-DC

NY

VA-MD

VA-MD

1979

Late. Gangadhar Kori

Chandrasekhar Nadiga

H. Siddalingaiah

Guruswamy Ayya

President

Vice-President

Secretary

Treasurer

W-DC

PA

VA-MD

VA-MD

1980

Linga Raju

Late. Gangadhar Kori

Guruswamy Ayya

Saraswati Hiremath

President

Vice-President

Secretary

Treasurer

NY

W-DC

VA

VA

1981

Late. Gangadhar Kori

Guruswamy Ayya

Saraswati Hiremath

President

Secretary

Treasurer

W-DC

VA

VA

1982

Veeresh M. Patil

Guruswamy Ayya

Late. Mahadev Kumbar

Saraswati Hiremath

President

Vice-President

Secretary

Treasurer

NY

VA

NY

VA

1983

Veeresh M. Patil

Sharada S. Hulbanni

Late. Mahadev Kumbar

Saraswati Hiremath

President

Vice-President

Secretary

Treasurer

NY

MI

NY

VA

1984

Veeresh M. Patil

Guruswamy Ayya

Late. Mahadev Kumbar

Saraswati Hiremath

President

Vice-President

Secretary

Treasurer

NY

VA

NY

VA

1985-86

Late. Chandrakant Bilgi

G. Shankar

Lingaraj Patil

Nayanatara Swamy

K. Channarasappa

President

Vice-President

Secretary

Treasurer

BOR-Chair

Toront

MI

MI

PA

PA

1987-88

Somashekhar Munavalli

K. Umashankar

Late. Koosappa Rajsekhara

Nayanatara Swamy

K. Channarasappa

President

Vice-President

Secretary

Treasurer

BOR-Chair

MD

IL

MD

PA

PA

1989-90

Late. Shivappa Hulbanni

Nayanatara Swamy

G. Shankar

Chandrasekhar Ullagaddi

Guruswamy Ayya

President

Vice-President

Secretary

Treasurer

BOR-Chair

MI

PA

MI

VA

VA

1991-92

Late. Koosappa Rajshekara

Vijay Athani

S.G.Malghan

Vimala Shekar

Guruswamy Ayya

President

Vice-President

Secretary

Treasurer

BOR-Chair

MD

PA

MD

OH

MD

1993-94

Chandrasekhar Nadiga

Shaila Uppin

D. Basavaraj

Vimala Shekar

Somashekar Munavalli

President

Vice-President

Secretary

Treasurer

BOR-Chair

PA

NC

VA

Tres

MD

1995-96

Shaila Uppin                                                       

G. Doddamani

S. Nagaraj

Prema Shankar

Somashekar Munavalli

President

Vice-President

Secretary

Treasurer

BOR-Chair

NC

MI

NC

OH

MD

1997-98

G. Doddamani

Prema Shankar

Dayanand Tumkur

Sada Ananda

Shaila Uppin

President

Vice-President

Secretary

Treasurer

BOR-Chair

MI

OH

MI

VA

NC

1999-00

Prema Shankar

Mallikarjun Nalawadi

Ravi Topgi

Suresh Channarasappa

Shaila Uppin

President

Vice-President

Secretary

Treasurer

BOR-Chair

OH

Toro

IL

PA

NC

2001-02

Mallikarjun Nalawadi

Ravi Bhooplapur

Saroja Ullagaddi

Suresh Channarasappa

Sajjan Shiva

President

Vice-President

Secretary

Treasurer

BOR-Chair

Toront

NY

VA

PA

AL

2003-04

Ravi Bhooplapur

Ananda Hiremath

Raksha Sandeep

Seema Byahatti

D. Basavaraj

President

Vice-President

Secretary

Treasurer

BOR-Chair

NY

MI

OH

NJ

VA

2005-08

Prabhu Patil

S. Chandramouli

Raj Adapur

Uma Sajjan

G. Shankar 2005 -2006

 Satish Kavi 2007-2008

President

Vice-President

Secretary

Treasurer

BOR-Chair

BOR-Chair

MI

IL

MI

MI

MI

MI

2009

Sundaresh Siddaiah

Nagabhushan Malakkla

Shiva Maganahalli

Latha Mallikarjun

Vijay Kotrappa

President

Vice-President

Secretary

Treasurer

BOR-Chair

NY

CA

CA

PA

CA

2010

Nagabhushan Malakkla

Shiva Maganahalli

Latha Mallikarjuna

Vijay Kotrappa

President

Secretary

Treasurer

BOR-Chair

CA

CA

PA

CA

2011-12

Somashekar Pallegar

Vijaykumar Jigenhalli

Thej Kartal

B.S.Nanjundappa

Vijay Kotrappa

President

Vice-President

Secretary

Treasurer

BOR-Chair

FL

NY

MI

PA

CA

2013- 14

Vijay Kumar Jigenhalli

Channu Kambalyal      

Basavaraj Mudenur 

B.S.Nanjundappa

Laxmi Hiremath

President

Vice-President

Secretary

Treasurer

BOR-Chair

NY

IL

MA

PA

CA

2015-16

Channu Kambalyal

Mamatha Hirannaiah

Leena Paul

Irappa Arabhavi

Laxmi Hiremath

President

Vice-President

Secretary

Treasurer

BOR-Char

IL

GA

MD

NE

CA

       2017-18

Laxmi Hiremath

Leena Paul

Savitha Mandi

Karuna Hiremath

President

Vice-President

Secretary

Treasurer

CA

MD

CA

MI