The Chair-holders of the current term are
President: Shilpa Sushil
Secretary: Gideon Balasingam
Treasurer: Misria Ali
The members of the Board are:
A perfect mix of intelligence and wit, Sreeraj did his Bachelors in Journalism and Mass Media Communication from English and Foreign Language University(EFLU), Hyderabad and Masters in International Relations from University of Economics, Prague, Czech Republic. Always the go to guy for advice on sensitive issues, he is also a voracious reader and a football enthusiast.
An icon of creative imagination, Shyam is the person to be approached for ideas. He loves playing the devil’s advocate and is an example of humility personified. Shyam, hailing from Kayankulam, Allepey dist., Kerala, is a medical doctor and an alumni of Armed Forces Medical College, Pune. He’s the essence-adder in any group that he associates himself with. Shyam dreams of making earth a better place to live and is realizing the same through Project Kalpavriksh Society and all his other endeavours.
An ardent reader, Shyamala, an Avilite, is an Engineer-turned-Banker hailing from Coimbatore. Notable for her unique English accent, she is also a movie addict. A wanderer at heart, she dreams of backpacking across India and someday the world. After graduating from Sri Ramakrishna Engineering College, Coimbatore, and finishing her Higher Studies from Manipal University, she is currently working with Federal Bank, Coimbatore, Tamil Nadu.
Hailing from Puraiyoor, near Tirunelveli, Tamil Nadu, Misria did her Bachelors in Economics from Stella Maris College and Masters in Economic Policy from O.P Jindal Global University, Sonepat, Haryana. She is adventurous, independent and a risk-taker. Misria firmly believes that she couldn’t have achieved what she has if it hadn’t been for all those who helped her at the right time in life. She wants to be that life-changing force in another’s life. And this motivated her to be associated with Project Kalpavriksh Society. She’s currently pursuing her Doctorate in Science, Technology and Society in United States of America.
Priyanka Raju. C
Priyanka is a very cheerful, quick-witted woman who is very passionate about every affair in the current. She did her Bachelor’s degree (B.Com) from Sri Sathya Sai University and Masters from IIMC, Hyderabad. Priyanka has an affinity for philosophy and spirituality. Her dream is to acquire the power for changing the phase of this nation, for enhancing the lives of fellow beings and giving back the nation, its lost pride, by always adhering to the morals and taking the righteous path. She’s currently resides at Hyderabad.
An alumnus of RMD Engineering College and SSN College of Engineering, Chennai, Kamalesh has a Masters in Technology. He is a voracious reader. Don’t let his calm exterior fool you, he can make anyone double up in laughter with his witty remarks. He is also a world class table-tennis player ranking among the top players of Tamil Nadu. Kamalesh’s currently working with Tata Elxsi, Chennai.
Shilpa, hailing from Coimbatore, graduated from Karunya University in Electronics and Communication Engineering. She’s one confident and bold person, who aims at bringing out a revolution in the society. With all determination she wishes to take the objectives of the society to the next level, making use of what she knows best and utilizing her skills to the optimum. Shilpa’s currently working at Accenture, Chennai, Tamil Nadu.
Outwardly being the most calm and composed person in the bunch, Jayachandran possesses the most vibrant thoughts and spirit which he seldom vents out. Jayachandran, hailing from Coimbatore, completed Bachelor’s degree in Journalism from Madras Christian College, Chennai and Masters in Electronic Media from Pondicherry University, Pondicherry. He’s a highly inspired, self-motivated and an admired person who would go to any extent when it comes to advocacy of social issues. He is an able leader and looks forward to channelize all forms of energy into a socially beneficial one.
Gideon graduated from Sri Ramakrishna Engineering College, Coimbatore and holds a Masters degree in Livelihoods and Social Entrepreneurship from Tata Institute of Social Sciences, Mumbai. He is a hardworking person who is always up for a challenge. Gideon currently resides in Chennai.