Pragya is a social development professional with more than 18 years of experience in the field. She has worked with several International and national organizations that include NACO- TSU Delhi, MWCD, Ministry of Health and Family Welfare. Her work with adolescent youth, women, and children have particularly been in the area of Sexual & Reproductive Health, Gender, HIV/AIDS and Health & Wellbeing. She has rich field experience in different regions like MP, Rajasthan, Bihar, U.P. Punjab, Orissa Chhattisgarh, Jharkhand, and Delhi. Her research work has been published in many international journals of repute.
With a rich experience in specialized areas of partnership management and institution building, Pragya has also had a short stint in the corporate world.
Manju has been associated with the Indian development sector for the last 20 years. A domain expert in Public Health, Manju has closely worked in HIV/AIDS with an approach that entails a personal commitment and dedication to the cause. Over the years, she had handled numerous challenges in the area of Public Health and she gained an in-depth knowledge of the requirements & demands of this field.
During her long career, Manju has led several projects, research studies, and on-ground work, cultivating team members and completing the work on time. She has several publications and paper presentations to her credit. She has worked with National and International agencies. She has mentored support to students of Public Health, Boston University under the Global Health program.
An ever smiling Manju is an important resource for young team members of the organization.
Adnan Usmani is a Post-graduate in Social Work from Gautam Budha University, Greater Noida. Adnan completed his studies in 2013 and have been engaged in several social field programmes ever since then.
Before joining SADRAG, Adnan worked in Population Services International where he was actively involved in mobilization of community in slum areas. His role and responsibility included team management for an efficient service delivery in the community.
With a firm belief in compassion and patience, as the two most important virtues of social work, Adnan can be seen in the field all the time, smiling and talking with people on important issues of concern. He considers his job as a service for humanity with no boundaries whatsoever.
Ankita is a young Graphic Designer by training. She completed High school and did a 6 months course in Graphic and Print design from SADRAG in 2016. She worked as a Graphic designer in a Noida based company before joining the training assignment with us. Presently, she provides IT-enabled training to youth from the underprivileged community. Alongside, she is pursuing the Graduation course through correspondence mode.
Interested in documentary filmmaking, Ankita recently attended an 8 weekends module in scriptwriting, shooting and editing from Impulse Film Institute, Delhi.
Jyotsana is a Masters in Business Administration with specialization in Human Resource management and IT.
Jyotsana began her professional career with a teaching stint in a college where she taught Industrial Sociology with focus on Human Values & Professional Work Ethics. She strived to contribute her knowledge and experience in the area of organizational development and joined SADRAG as the Admin Officer.
Jyotsana is currently looking after the administrative and HR requirements of the organization.