Officers

President: Jerina Kapoor, MD Palliative & Hospice Care Advocate, Pediatrician at Stanford Children’s Health

Vice President: Jyoti Lulla, MD Recently retired as Physician, Kaiser Permanente Santa Clara. Also a Hindu Chaplain, iSAGE trained

Secretary: Mukund  Acharya  Social Entrepreneur, Healthy Living and Palliative Care Advocate,  Hiking Enthusiast, Retired Aerospace Professor & Engineer

Treasurer: Pushpa Sreeharsha Community Volunteer

Members of the Board

Jayashree Desale, MS Hospice Care Advocate, Community Activist and Volunteer, Software Engineer

Kersi Daruwalla  Hospice & Vigil Volunteer, Outdoor Enthusiast with a Zest for Life

Mangala Kumar Volunteer, Healthy Living and Palliative Care Advocate

Saroj Pathak President & CEO Explorabox, a non profit dedicated to STEM education. Electrical engineer and entrepreneur

Smita Patel Volunteer, Writer, Web and Communications Manager

 

Team Members

Anjali Deshmukh, MD Psychiatrist at Santa Clara Valley Medical Center

Anu Bandi  Volunteer, Software Engineer at Google

Balaji Reddy  UX Designer, Apple Inc

Bomi Patel Community Activist and Volunteer

Neelu Mehra Palliative Care Expert and Specialist, Physician at Kaiser Healthcare

Pranav Rao Student at Santa Clara University. Website design and Implementation Lead. Enjoys creating animations, airplanes, music and is an avid Lego Builder. Visit www.vanarp.com for more information!

Sangita Seshadri Community Volunteer

Sneha Jain Principal Consultant – Healthcare: Operations, Strategy, Quality, Leadership Coach, Palliative & Hospice Care Advocate

Uday Kapoor Mental Health Advocate, Community Activist and Organizer, Electrical Engineer/Management

Uma Chowdury Volunteer, Financial Analyst, Financial Coach

Vasudha Full-time volunteer. Helps with website design implementation and maintenance. Volunteers for many nonprofit organizations and enjoys cooking, gardening and is a podcast junkie!