Mingma Sherpa

Mingma Sherpa comes from the Solukhumbu district of Nepal, home to Mount Everest. He currently lives in Kathmandu with his family. Drawn to Tergar School's vision, he works as a senior administrator in Tergar Schools.

His administrative responsibilities include creating the annual budget, creating policies for optimum operation of the school, staff skills development, assisting the director and principal in daily operations and finally as liaison with the International fundraising team to sustain and grow Yongey Mingyur Rinpoche’s vision.

Mingma’s background includes time spent as an electrical engineer, as well as a tour operator specializing in Himalayan travel. The birth of his daughter was a major moment in his life, inspiring him to do more meaningful work for himself and his family.