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Leadership Spotlight – Kailash Manohar

Kailash Manohar

Kailash Manohar – IT Security and Database Manager, Niagara Casinos

A distinguished Information Technology professional with over 14 years of technology and strategic business reporting experience. As a strategic thinker and team builder, specializing in IT Security, Databases and Business Intelligence I strive to improve efficiencies and effectiveness.

Experienced at partnering with core business operations and developing highly productive cross-enterprise alliances focused on maximizing return on investment.



How do you define community leadership?

Community Leadership is a role that is carried out by the community leader whose objective is to represent and work with the community to help make the community a better place to live.


” …I do see the need for more effective community
leader to be ambassadors to champion best practices… “


Why are you personally motivated to explore community leadership?

With my current role I do see the need for more effective community leader to be ambassadors to champion best practices and that’s the reason I would like to explore this community leadership.


What, in your view, is the most significant issue/opportunity facing our community? Why?

The most significant issue facing our region is unemployment. The unemployment rate in Niagara is significantly above the national average. Unemployment has negative impacts on our community.  Government agencies and many private companies have been with varying degrees of success. Niagara region and its community leaders must take a widespread approach to continue to support and develop existing public and private sector organizations that are dedicated to achieving this goal.


In your view, what’s the most important attribute of a leader?

  • Strong communication/listening skills
  • Courage
  • Patience
  • Responsible
  • Motivate



February 8th, 2019