Daran Somas joined the YLP program in Jan 2016 and is currently a Supervisor, within the City of Toronto, Real Estate Services. His primary responsibilities include providing assistance to City divisions with their real estate needs and managing the City's real estate assets. He has been with the City for 4 years and counts himself fortunate to be able to contribute and be part of an organization that provides such a wide array of programs and services to the public.
In his spare time, he also serves as a Board of Director on the Canadian Tamil Professionals Association where he works with establishing formal partnerships with community organizations and business' to develop the tamil community.
Since becoming a facilitator, he has grown fond of helping students work on their public speaking skills, while they grow into future leaders.