President & Chief Visionary Officer
Namitha is a mother of 3 handsome boys. She is known as “energizer bunny”, “bulldog” , “sunshine”, “woo-woo” and many such names. There are probably some not so positive names too which she refuses to divulge.
By profession she is an analyst, a communicator and a leader. By nature she is always positive and friendly.
She is the President of PIN and started the organization to promote sustainable fashion and give everyone a chance to support the community in big ways and small.
Treasurer & Saree Strong Coordinator
Namita Surlekar is the Treasurer and Saree Strong Coordinator.
As Treasurer she manages the finances of the organization, keep track of incoming funds and assist with the disbursement
In her role as Saree Strong coordinator, she helps with planning the saree sales and maintaining the Saree Strong page, as well as networking for saree donations
Vice President & Programs Director
Swati brings passion and many years of non-profit experience to the organization. She enjoys connecting with different voices via the Voice of the World podcast program. At PIN Education, Swati and her team facilitate the dedicated volunteers who offer to teach myriad of skills through various classes, come together to share knowledge and enrich the community. She is the one that picks up any action that needs support from newsletter to networking to take it to the finish line.
Director of Youth Impact Network
Deepesh is a current senior at Oswego East High School. He believed the Youth Impact Network was a way for high schoolers to earn community service hours for school and potentially receive the Presidential Volunteer Service Award, which is a nationally-recognized achievement. Deepesh is planning on majoring in Aerospace Engineering in college and hopes to work for NASA or SpaceX.
Director of Internal Affairs
Shehnaz has been a part of PIN organization from its conception. As Director of Internal Affairs Shehnaz is responsible for project management of various PIN's programs and running the back office for the organization. Outside of PIN she likes to cook, read and travel around the world with her husband and 2 kids.
Director of Grants
Kalai Krishnamurthy is the Director of Grants program at People’s Impact Network.
At PIN Grants Kalai and her team help select other Non-profit organizations to whom, the funds we raise, go to so that the people and community that is need of help is served.