Prof Biswanath Rath

Prof Biswanath Rath has been the professor in political science and has acted as the Director of KIIT International division for more than a decade. Mr.Rath has a special blending towards spiritualism and has been into philanthropic activities throughout his carrier. Rooted in Indian values and principles he has visited more than 40 countries to imbibe the western knowledge to promote education in India.

Dr Manas Ranjan Nanda

Dr Manas Ranjan Nanda completed his Post Graduation from JNU and PhD from Utkal University and Post Doctorate from IIT Kanpur. At present he is working as a senior faculty in the Department of Sociology at Ekamra Degree College, Bhubaneswar . He is also working as Coordinator at SC 2100 RC IGNOU Bhubaneswar. He is the founder Member of The Development Task Force . Dr Nanda has published article s in both National and International Journal and has published books which are taught in Sambalpur University and State Open University. Odisha. He is also awarded with the prestigious Post Doctoral Scholarship by MHRD.He has also bagged a prestigious award Rajiv Gandhi Sadbhawana Award as a best social organiser. His special interest is in Women Studies, Urban studies, Tribal Studies and Sociogy of Conflict Studies. His main passion is to work for the poor and down trodden mass in the state of Odisha

Er. Kanhu Charan Behura

Er. Kanhu Charan Behura an engineer by qualification but a revolutionary by practice. Whether it is natural disaster or socio-economic developmental initiatives for the poor or propagating the values of Anandamarg, Mr Behura is on the forefront of all these initiatives. As the president of Adarsha Foundation he has been into livelihood projects of tribals in far flung areas of the state and is a known activist in the field of governance and accountability.

Mr Jimuta Prasad Mishra

Mr Jimuta Prasad Mishra, with an M.Phil degree in international politics and masters in English literature is very much into research and developmental action programmes. While working in NIPIDIT an NGO, he has many research publications to his credit. Committed for the socio-economic development of the state of Odisha, he has joined Aam Aadmi Party and is the state executive member of the party. Mr. Mishra presently working as the editor of the daily Newspaper "Jagrata Odisha".

Prof. Rabi Narayan Panda

Prof. Rabi Narayan Panda is a lecturer in Odiya in a degree college i.e. Ramamani Mahavidyalaya, Kantabad of Khurda district. Mr. Panda has a long stint in the developmental sector and as the founder of IYDP (Institute for Youth & Disaster Preparedness) has trained youths into disaster preparedness and Management for the last 30 years. He has also secured his place in the intelligentia through his numerous writings and thought provoking articles in renowned periodicals and dailies.

Er. Hari Shankar Rout

Mr. Rout has been the founder secretary of SWATI (Social Welfare Agency and Training Institute) an NGO working for the tribal intensive areas of Odisha. Being an engineer doesn't deter his resolve to work for the upliftment of the marginalized masses. In a small time he has proved himself as a pioneer in the developmental field.

Mrs. Sonia Singh Shrivastav

A Qualified Master Degree holder in Business Administration. A Senior Manager in Mobile Advertising Industry by Profession. She has inborn inclination for social work with special focus in Child and Women Education & Youth Empowerment.

Mr. Birendra Kumar Mishra

Mr.Birendra Kumar Mishra has a vast administrative experience is presently working as chairperson Odisha State Jawahar Bhawan under Ministry of HRD.He is also a consultant to CBSE as CSO and earlier to NIOS.Mr.Mishra has the President’s scout Awardto his credit while was in school(1971).With qualification of MSC, PGDBA and training in FFS system inclusions with Germ technology, he has work experience in Drugs department of Govt. of india for 28 yeas .His pleasing personality , long administrative experiences , financial expertise and longing for inclusive social growth will be no doubt an asset for Sadhana Foundation.

Ms.Maitri Mallick

Ms.Maitri Mallick , a civil Engineer by qualification is always active in social issues.She is now working as an Asst. Professor in Gandhi Institute of Education and Technology (GIET) Bhubaneswar.Earlier she was working as a guest faculty in College of Engineering and Technology and as an Asst. Professor in capital engineering College , Bhubaneswar in the year of 2016 and 2018.Her interest in social action is menifest in teaching slum children and taking on women issues in different forums .As a young , educated and dynamic changemaker , she has been contributing in various issues as well as on various platforms .Her association with Sadhana Foundation is a long one.She has given her kind consent to be a advisory body member of Sadhana Foundation realising the fact that her presence will make a difference.

Ms.Reeta Rani Das

Ms.Reeta Rani Das , a developmental expert is active in the social sector since last 25 years having experiences and expertises in the field of Panchayati raj, Health , Right to Information , Right to Education Organisation development, Rural development, coordination and facilitation involvement of Corporate partners.she developed training methodology and module and conducted field level trainings as a project trainer on CBO and SHG management.She has also associated with the department of SC/ST(UNFPA supported) PREM, WCD Deptt. CYSD, SIRD etc.As a development Professional, she has been extending her active support to NGOs ,CBOs, Corporate Agencies for conducting training programmes for PRI members and trainers of the Agencies and state Budget Process.Her contribution towards Publication of “Gram Swaraj”(News Bulletin on Micro –Planning(2002) and “Janile Jiniba” the 2 nd edition –Odia Publication on PRI (2006) were remarkable aswell.