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PNLIT Trustees

Current Board of Trustees

Usha Rajagopalan
First Trustee, 11-Jun-2010 to date
Author, Translator

Usha has written/translated several books in English. She has won several awards for writing, including three consecutive Commonwealth Short Story prizes and fellowships in India and abroad.  

O.P. Ramaswamy
First Trustee, 11-Jun-2010 to date
Chartered engineer

OPR, as he is called, retired after spending decades in the shoe industry. He served as a teacher in a management school. He has been an active member of his building management committee. 

Sangita Agrawal
Neighbourhood Trustee, 01-Aug-2016 to date

Sangita started her career  as a textile designer. Now, as a passionate gardener, she helps others to set up their balcony gardens and promotes growing vegetables the organic way.

Arathi Manay
First Trustee, 11-Jun-2010 to date
Engineer, Market researcher

Arathi calls herself a true Bangalore-phile, born, brought up and educated amidst the gardens of the city. She is an engineer, MBA in Finance, and has been working in the market research industry, currently as an independent researcher. She enjoys writing about different things we encounter in our everyday lives and contributes as an IRHA Journalist, and to Citizen Matters. In her college days, Arathi played basketball for Karnataka. She is also a licensed HAM Radio operator. She surrently trains for athletics and is a national Masters (veterans) gold medalist. 

Nupur Jain
Neighbourhood Trustee, 30-Jun-2011 to date
Cosmetic Technologist, Homemaker

Nupur enjoys travelling. Her love for nature is reflected in the time she spends at the lake.   

Divya Shetty
Neighbourhood Trustee, 01-Aug-2016 to date

After working in advertising, Divya volunteered as an educator for children with special needs for a few years. Her passion is impromptu road trips and she hosts monthly poetry sessions for children in her building.