A young dynamic scholar with tremendous administrative acumen, he has been the driving force behind many of the innovative activities that are being undertaken at the College. Dr. S.A.Sawant has a distinguished academic background. Ever since he took his Ph. D. in Rural Development, he has been actively involved in scholarly pursuit and research activities. He has published articles in reputed journals, and his special field of interest is Rural Development. To the students of the College he is a motivating teacher, to the staff he is a cordial colleague and to the non-teaching staff, he is a friend and benefactor. The visionary traits in him are visible in the novel plans he has been formulating for the prosperous future of LGM ACS College.