A policy analyst having over 12 years of experience, including Government of India. Has a strong foundation in policy making and implementation aspects of schemes concerning economic and human resource development, including primarily higher education. Pursuing a doctoral degree in higher education. States/UTs handled: Arunachal Pradesh, Bihar, Karnataka, Punjab, Puducherry, Rajasthan, Sikkim, Tamil Nadu, Uttarakhand, West Bengal.
A development professional having 13 years of work experience in social sector, primarily in school and higher education. She has been engaged in policy making, monitoring & evaluation, analysis of flagship programmes of the Government of India. She has worked for Planning Commission; National Institute of Rural Development; and Capart, Ministry of Rural Development. She is a post-graduate in Social Work from the University of Delhi and a PG Diploma holder in Management, from Institute of Management Technology, Ghaziabad.States/UTs being handled: Assam, Madhya Pradesh, Meghalaya, Dadra & Nagar Haveli, Nagaland
Vivek Nagpal holds First Class Masters in Extension Education from Jamia Millia Islamia and Doctorate on the topic ‘A Study of Non Formal Education component in the Vocational Training Programmes of Selected Voluntary Organisations’. During the long professional career spanning more than two decades, he has been involved in research projects and has also rendered Administrative and Management services in areas such as Quality Interventions, Teacher Education and Pedagogy, Vocationalisation, Monitoring & Evaluation, Training & Administration, Research & Documentation etc. related issues under SSA , Sakshar Bharat RMSA and presently RUSA of MHRD, GoI at the State and National Level.
States/UTs being handled: Andhra Pradesh, Kerala, Telangana, Andaman & Nicobar Islands, Chandigarh and Daman & Diu
Chandana has worked with the National Bank for Agriculture and Rural Development (NABARD) for implementation as well as monitoring of projects across sectors of Livelihoods, Skill Development, Micro Small & Medium Enterprises, Climate Change Adaptation and Corporate Social Responsibility.
Chandana also worked as the Assam State Data Quality Manager on UNICEF funded Comprehensive National Nutrition Survey – the first of its kind cross-sectional comprehensive health study in the country.
She has an Honours in Commerce from Shri Ram College of Commerce, University of Delhi and a Master’s in Livelihoods and Social Entrepreneurship from Tata Institute of Social Sciences, Mumbai.
States/UTs being handled: Arunachal Pradesh, Bihar, Karnataka
Lopamudra has completed her graduation in Sociology from St. Xavier’s College, Kolkata and pursued her Masters in Sociology from the University of Calcutta. She also holds a Professional Degree in PGDHRM from St Xavier’s College, Kolkata. She has previously worked in Vikramshila Resource Education Society in Kolkata for one year and has been a Teach For India fellow for two years which included teaching school children and improving quality education at school level.
States/UTs being handled: Delhi, Uttarakhand, West Bengal, Tripura