Leadership

WHO’S WHO IN CENTRAL TIBETAN ADMINISTRATION (Updated on 20 September 2014)

The order of this list does not necessarily reflect the actual hierarchy of the CTA portfolio

Judiciary: Supreme Justice Commission

  • Chief Justice Commissioner – Kargyu Dhondup
  • Justice Commissioner – Tsering Dhondup
  • Justice Commissioner – Ngawang Choedak Choetri Tengpa
  • Secretary General – Tashi Gyatso Shadrong

Legislature: 15th Tibetan Parliament-in-Exile

  • Speaker – Penpa Tsering
  • Deputy Speaker – Lopon Khenpo Sonam Tenphel

Members of standing committee of the 15th Tibetan Parliament in exile

  1. Speaker Penpa Tsering
  2. Deputy Speaker Khenpo Sonam Tenphel
  3. Geshe Gashi Tseringpo, Member
  4. Tempa Yarphel, Member
  5. Pema Jungney, Member
  6. Geshe Monlam Tharchin, Member
  7. Geshe Rongpo Lobsang Nyandak, Member
  8. Gyarig Thar, Member
  9. Lobsang Yeshi, Member
  10. Dolma Tsering, Member
  11. Gang Lhamo, Member

Members of the 15th Tibetan Parliament-in-Exile (2011 – 2016)

NYINGMA: Khenpo Sonam Tenphel(Deputy Speaker), Bhutuk Gyari

SAKYA: Norbu Tsering, Geshe Gashe Tse Ringpo

KAGYUE: Karma Chophel, Tenpa Yarphel

GELUG: Geshe Rongpo Lobsang Nyendak, Atruk Tseten

BON: Geshe Monlam Tharchin, Geshe Namdak Tsukphue

U-TSANG: Acharya Yeshi Phuntsok, Pema Jungney, Sharling Tenzin Dadon, Geshe Kelsang Dadul, Karma Yeshi, Dawa Tsering, Dagne Dolma Tsering, Bhumo Tsering, Dawa Phunkyi, Jigme Jungney

DO-TOE: Bawa Kelsang Gyaltsen, Serta Tsultrim, Juchen Kunchok Choedon, Jamyang Soepa, Youdon Aukatsang, Choekyong Wangchuk, Yangchen Dolkar, Tsultrim Tenzin, Lobsang Yeshi, Ghang Lhamo

DO-MEY: Penpa Tsering(Speaker), Thupten Lungrig, Tsering Youdon, Menpa Khenrab, Sonam Gyaltsen, Dolkar Kyab, Yeshi Dolma, Mogru Tenpa, Gyarig Thar, Tashi Dhondup

EUROPE: Thupten Wangchen, Tenzin Wangpo Tethong

NORTH AMERICA: Tashi Namgyal, Norbu Tsering

Parliamentary Secretariat

  • Secretary – Topgyal
  • Additional Secretary – Ngawang Namgyal
  • Joint Secretary – Yeshi Choedon Dhoechugtsang

Executive: 14th Kashag

  • Sikyong Dr. Lobsang Sangay
  • Kalon Pema Chhinjor
  • Kalon Dolma Gyari (Mrs.)
  • Kalon Tsering Dhundup
  • Kalon Ngodup Dongchung
  • Kalon Dicki Chhoyang (Ms.)
  • Kalon Dr. Tsering Wangchuk

Kashag Secretariat

  • Secretary – Karma Gelek Yuthog
  • Additional Secretary – Tsering Topgyal
  • Joint Secretary – Jigme Namgyal Namgyalkhang
  • Joint Secretary – Jigmey Passang

Kashag History Documentation and Interim Placement Section 

  • Director – Tsering Dorjee Zotsang (Additional Secretary)

Planning Commission

  • Chief Planning Officer – Dr. Kunchok Tsundue (Additional Secretary)

Tibet Policy Institute

  • Executive Director – Thubten Samphel
  • Deputy Director – Lobsang (Additional Secretary)
  • Additional Secretary- Sonam Tenzin

Election Commission

  • Commissioner - Sonam Choephel Shosur
  • Joint Secretary – Lhakpa Dorjee

Public Service Commission

  • Chairman - Sonam Choephel Shosur
  • Secretary – Migyur Dorjee

Office of the Auditor General

  • Auditor General - Gonpo Phuntsok
  • Secretary -
  • Additional Secretary – Rigzin Choephel
  • Joint Secretary – Tsering Tamdin
  • Joint Secretary Jinpa Tharchin
  • Joint Secretary Thinley Wangdue

Department of Religion and Culture

  • Kalon – Pema Chhinjor
  • Secretary - Dhondup Dorjee Gyalling
  • Additional Secretary – Tenzin Lungtok
  • Joint Secretary – Norbu Tashi

Department of Home

  • Kalon – Dolma Gyari (Mrs.)
  • Secretary – Sonam Topgyal Khorlatsang
  • Additional Secretary – Chhimey Rigzen
  • Joint Secretary – Tsewang Dolma (Mrs)
  • Joint Secretary – Tsewang Tashi
  • Joint Secretary – Tsering Tsomo (Mrs)
  • Joint Secretary – Palden Dhondup

Department of Finance

  • Kalon – Tsering Dhundup
  • Secretary – Trinlay Gyatso
  • Secretary - Ngodup Dorjee Shingchen
  • Joint Secretary – Wangdue Tsering Chok-khang
  • Joint Secretary – Wangdu Tsering Kabshe Paesur
  • Joint Secretary – Tenzin Lekdup

Department of Education

  • Kalon - Ngodup Tsering
  • Secretary – Topgyal Tsering Zongkha
  • Joint Secretary – Karma Monlam
  • Joint Secretary – Dorjee Dolma
  • Joint Secretary – Dolkar Wangmo
  • Joint Secretary – Chemi Tseyang Lutritsang

Department of Security

  • Kalon – Ngodup Dongchung
  • Secretary (Administration) - Phagpa Tsering
  • Secretary (Security) – Wangchuk Phasur
  • Additional Secretary – Karma Rinchen
  • Joint Secretary – Tsering Lhamo (on contract)

Reception Centre for New Arrivals from Tibet

  • Director – Norbu Tashi (Additional Secretary)

Department of Information and International Relations

  • Kalon – Dicki Chhoyang (Ms.)
  • Secretary (Information) -  Tashi Phuntsok
  • Secretary (International Relations) - Sonam Norbu Dagpo
  • Additional Secretary  - Jigme Tsering
  • Additional Secretary – Yeshi Wangmo
  • Joint Secretary – Tsering Wangchuk

Department of Health

  • Kalon – Dr. Tsering Wangchuk
  • Secretary -
  • Additional Secretary – Tsegyal Chukya Dranyi
  • Joint Secretary – Thutop Namgyal