The Secretariat was formed to anchor content development, support anchors and facilitators across locations and ensure logistical and financial management for smooth programme operations.

 bhakti_finalBhakti Bhave

Bhakti heads our west secretariat and is based in Pune. She is a a hardcore doer and strongly believes in ‘कर के देखो’. She is passionate about languages, especially German. She is also a part time German trainer. Bhakti also loves working with people and in teams. Governance and active citizenship have been her areas of interest for quite some time now.


Neha Yadav

Neha Yadav is a post graduate in Business from the School of Inspired Leadership. She earlier studied Biosystems Engineering from Clemson University, US. She has three years of experience working as a Business Analyst with Pfizer. She heads our North Secretariat.

Sonal Iyer

Sonal Iyer is a development professional with over 15 years of experience. She has significant experience of working on legal aid and community empowerment. Sonal is responsible for content development and improvement.