OUR TEAM

"Individual commitment to a group effort - that is what makes a team work, a society work, a civilisation work."- Vince Lombardi

Seekho Sikhao is deeply committed to improving education in rural India, by fostering collaboration and innovation to catalyze positive, lasting change.

Our programme is empowerment driven rather than an input driven approach.

Anupama Dalmia

Founder Director
“It is the possibility of having a dream come true that makes life interesting.” - Paulo Coelho Anupama is an interior consultant and the founder and director of Alchemy- a furniture and interior consultancy firm. A Self learnt interior designer, her staunch belief that basic education can be the stepping stone to any dream, led her to start Seekho Sikhao.

Meenakshi Periwal

Director
“What is the point of living this beautiful life if you do not have a mission that ends up making the world a better place to live.” - Unknown Meenakshi is a home maker. A mindfulness trainer and practitioner, she loves anything to do with creativity. She truly believes that inculcating the right values and giving each child a good education is what helps them pave their way into a promising future.

Vishal Bhardwaj

Advisor
Vishal holds a Master’s degree in Social Work and a diploma in CSR from the Swedish Institute of Management, Stockholm and is winner of 3 CSR Leadership Awards. He is a certified sustainability assessor of the CII-ITC Centre of Excellence for Sustainable Development and has been on several committees of the Business Associations like FICCI and CII from time to time.

Sreeja S.

Advisor
Chief functionary and Secretary of the India Education Collective, founding member and Chief Functionary / Secretary 2000-11, of Prajayatna, a national level organisation focusing on systemic issues of education reform; COO of the Rajiv Gandhi Foundation from 2011-2013 and later Secretary-CEO from 2013-15.

Rekha Tiwari

Facilitator
“I am always doing that which I cannot do, in order that I may learn how to do it.” Pablo Picasso With 12 years’ experience in the field of microfinance and education, she has keen interest in women empowerment and strengthening the panchayati raj institutions.

Akanksha Tiwari

Learning Facilitator
“Become addicted to constant and never-ending self-improvement.” - Anthony J.D’ Angelo Akanksha holds a Master’s degree and B.Ed. from CSJM University, Kanpur. Having earlier worked as a teacher, she is enthusiastic about teachers training, teaching and community development.

Maneesh Singh

Programme Coordinator
“Be the change you want to see in the world.” - M.K Gandhi Maneesh holds a Master’s degree in Development Practice. Having earlier worked with Kaivalya Education Foundation, Bodh Siksha Samiti, Bharti Foundation etc., he is passionate about community development, public policy, and project management.

Sumana Dalmia

Project Manager
“Dreams are not those that we see in our sleep, they are those that never let us sleep”- Abdul Kalam.
Sumana holds a Bachelor’s degree in Business Administration from Emory University. She is passionate about making a difference and believes that a good education creates the foundation for a better life.
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