Sunil Mehra, MD (Paediatrics) from Banaras Hindu University,
India has been a practising paediatrician for over three decades.
Has founded MAMTA in 1990 and with his vision expanded its work to
12 states of India and neighbouring countries of Bangladesh and
Mehra has conceptualized, developed and provided technical inputs
into numerous maternal newborn and child health projects and has
contributed immensely to the policy and program dialogue in the
country and the region. He has been part of many task forces and
committees in India and globally. He continues to support
formulation of strategies and interventions to address issues like
adolescent reproductive and sexual health, maternal and child
health, HIV and AIDS in the country and the region. A committed
professional, Dr Mehra along with a few others has now
conceptualized the 10K club to work towards ensuring right to health
of children and adolescent.
Deputy Director - Finance
Chief Accountant, Bachelors in Commerce with an experience of 23
years in Accounting.
Attended professional development courses on financial management
Chief Administrator & Health Consultant
Dr B Bhardwaj,
is a medical professional with specialisation in Paediatrics and has
served in the Indian Armed forces for more than two decades and
working with MAMTA for more than 16 year.
Dr P K Goswami, M.B.B.S,
with MSc. In Maternal and Child Health, UK and Diploma in Child
Health(UK). He is a paediatrician by background and having acquired
hands on knowledge and skill on Adolescents/ Young People health and
development has been working for little more than three decades and
is in the organisation for last thirteen years with keen interest to
promote, women &child health and adolescents/young people's health
Prof. (Dr.) Surendra Kumar Mishra, Senior Advisor is a
Post-graduate in Social Sciences and Doctorate in Culture Studies
has 34 years of experience in Social & Behavioral Sciences Research
and Communication. He served for more than 16 years in academic
institutions and 6 years in Europe as a Senior Fellow of UNESCO. For
more than two decades in three continents viz. Africa, Asia and
Europe, he has led a number of Civil Society initiatives in Health
Research and Behavior Change Communication, funded by major national
and international donors and sponsors. He has authored a few books
and published more than 55 research articles in national and
international journals. Till 2009 he was teaching & training the
Post-graduate students of the Public Health Faculty at Jimma
Mr. Ramesh Babu, Has almost two decades
of experience of working with different national level institutions
focussing on child and adolescent health and HIV. His last few years
have been spent on working for trainings and building capacities
around children and HIV/AIDS. At present he heads a team of around
ten professionals working across the country on children and
HIV/AIDS, Link Worker Scheme, TIs, Safe Motherhood and PPTCT
convergence in public health system.
is an experienced development practitioner. She is an M Phil in Social
Work from University of Delhi. She has a rich and varied in the area
of sexual and reproductive health especially HIV. Programme
planning, implementation, monitoring and evaluation are her core
areas of work. Vandana’s experience is essentially in the Empowered
Action Group states and she understands the development issues of
this region very well. Her multi lingual skills along with skills of
networking, partnership building and training add to the
organization’s existing capabilities.
He has done his MA and one year
Mphil Coursework from Centre for Study of Regional Development, JNU
and at present he is deregistered from his PhD work from JNU. He has
obtained training from the University of Oregon on qualitative
techniques in analysis. Mr. Prashant has worked in the field of
content development and volunteer work in Himalayas before coming
into NGO sector. He is been working on various issues concerning
public health which includes environmental health. He has been part
of various national and international groups working across the
world. Mr Prashant has also participated in various UNEP
negotiations as part of civil society coalition. He has been an
active member of the global coalition of Health Care Without Harm
and ban HG.
In both environment and public health issues Mr Prashant has worked
closely with the both state and central government across the
country. He was part of consultation of national policy on Infection
Control and Environment Plan for MOHFW under NRHM. Before joining
MAMTA recently, he was part of NACO truckers TSG as a Regional
Manager for the North Indian States.
Mr. Prashant has published and presented various papers at both
national and international level important being on Hospital
Sanitation at SACOSAN-III at Vigyan Bhawan in 2008 and peer
publication in Current Science Journal.
Archana Sarkar: PhD in Anthropology from Delhi University. She has more than 10 years
of experience in research and programs on public health, nutrition,
growth, maternal, child and neonatal health and TB/HIV. She has been
involved in large randomized controlled trials in collaboration with
Johns Hopkins University in different developing country settings
like India, Bangladesh and Africa. She is involved in proposal
development, form designing, implementation and training, analysis
and manuscript writing. She has several publications in peer
reviewed journal and has presented papers in international
Murai Chandra, M-Phil, PGDMA in Export Management, Experience in implementation of
development programmes with special emphasis on women empowerment
and gender. Experience in imparting gender sensitization and
mainstreaming trainings. Total experience of 8+ years.
Satpati holds a M. Phil (CW) and Ph.D. degree in Social & Population
Geography from North-Eastern Hill University, Shillong. She is competent
professional in Research & Development over 7 years of progressive
experience in the field of Population and Social Science Research using
various Statistical & GIS software. She has a special ability in the
area of Geographical Information System, particularly in mapping and has
received training in Remote Sensing, GIS and GPS (Global Positioning
System). She has expertise on Research and well versed in handling both
qualitative and quantitative data, analysis and report writing. She has
successfully executed research projects at CEHAT, ICRW and FPAI. She has
working experience on Project Management, Monitoring and Evaluation.
Graduate in Computer
more than 16
years of working experience in the filed of Information Technology
with specialisation in developing and analysing
maintaining the online Servers.
knowledge in computer hardware & networking especially LAN to WAN &
Website developing. Also providing IT related technical support &
B.Sc, PG Diploma in PR and Advertising, she has 8+ years of
experience in development communications with focus area being IEC,
Advocacy and Social Mobilisation. Have been associated with
programmes and campaigns on Immunisation, Family Planning,
Adolescent Sexual and Reproductive Health. The organisational
communication comprise documentation, publication of annual report,
newsletter, corporate brochure, magazines etc.
Faiyaz Akhtar, Master of
Social Work from Aligarh Muslim University, India (1997) and MSc. in
(Applied Anthropology) from Oregon State University, USA (2005) has
10 years of experience in implementing and development projects in
various parts of the country. Young People’s Sexual and Reproductive
Health (YS-RHR), HIV and AIDS and other issues focusing development
of Young People in India are the core areas of his works. Mr. Akhtar
is recipient of prestigious Tom Hogg Award, given to international
Scholars by Oregon State University in the year 2005.
Sanket Vetam, postgraduate in
Social Work from Mumbai University, registered with General Social
Care Council - UK as Qualified Social Worker. He has more than ten
years of experience in the non-profit development sector with
National & International Organization, especially in the areas of
Community Development, Disaster Management (relief and
rehabilitation) and HIV/AIDS. He has expertise in Project Planning -
Management, Monitoring & Evaluation, Networking, Training, Report
CA (INTER),3 Years Articleship Training & 3 Year worked as Audit
representative Guliani & Company (Chartered Accountants)Joined
at Mamta in Dec. 1997 as Programm officer (Finance & Administration)
now working as Sr. Programme Manager (Finance & Administration) from
Oct. 2004 and has total experience of more than 15 years.
Masters in Social Work, diploma in Guidance and counselling and B.Ed.
Has been working since last 20 years in areas of counselling, training,
community development and project management with women, children young
people and service providers on issues of Reproductive child health,
integrated development, domestic violence, young people reproductive and
sexual health, community mobilization, refugees welfare etc. have worked
with UNHCR project for more than 5 years and has been working in MAMTA
more than 9 years.
Senior Program Managers
Amitesh Sombanshi, Has hold the
degree of MBA (Marketing HR), having experience of around 4 years in
Sanjay Kumar Verma, Master of Computer Application (MCA) from
UP Technical University Lucknow, India and BSc. in (PCM Group) from
MJP Rohilkhand University Bareilly, Uttar Pradesh has over 5 years
experience in the Management and Telecoms services industry.
Determined and resourceful, quick to grasp new ideas and finds
challenges stimulating. Enjoys analytical work, interaction with
clients and is committed to delivering high quality and timely
results. Currently working as Senior Programme Manager (MIS).
Kundan Singh Adhikari, Graduate
in Commerce from Agra University, Kundan has worked in Corporate and
NGO Sector and has an experience of more than 14 years. He joined
Mamta in June 2007 in the capacity of Senior Programme Officer
(Finance) today he is a Programme Manager (Finance) from May 2009.
Sanjay Kumar Chaubey - Graduate
with Post Graduate diploma in Computer Application. He accumulated
14 years of diversitified work experience. His current assignments
include data analysis (Excel and Access ) data collations
maintenance of database (Excel and Access), Page design and layout
and map digitize in GIS . He expertise in varnmala (stenography),
page settings and web designing in the national language.
Ratna Gaikwad, Masters in
Philosophy, with specialisation in Rural and Tribal development, she
has been working in developmental sector from last seven years.
Working as a Programme Manager with MAMTA since four years. Area of
her interest is training and facilitated various training programmes
organized for Peer Educators, NGOs Coordinators& staff, and para
medical staff Asha Sahyoginis' on issues related to reproductive
health, gender, life skill education early marriage and early
pregnancy and communication.
Neelima Narang is a Post
Graduate in Human Rights with specialization in Women and Child
Rights and is currently pursuing MBA with specialization in
Operations management. Prior to this assignment she has worked for
eleven years with different Diplomatic Missions as a Secretary
(Closely with High Commissioners offices) in New Delhi, and three
years’ work experience in private sector in different capacity.
Saradiya Mukherjee, Mphil in population studies from CSRD,
JNU and submitted her dissertation on Household expenditure on
maternal health care: level, determinants and consequences. Her
areas of interest are lies in Public Health and Development. She has
attended national and international conferences and has published
paper with Macmillan. She is well versed in statistical software’s
like SPSS, STATA, and ARC-GIS. Presently she is working with MAMTA
on Link Worker and MacArthur projects.
Deepshikha Kotha, Occupational
Therapist with Post graduation in Public Health Management from
Indian Institute of Public Health, Delhi. Presently working with
MAMTA on MacArthur Foundation supported project.
Rajnish, Post Graduation
in Information Technology and Mathametics,
he has more than
4 years of working experience in the filed of Information
with specialisation in database and analysing programmes and
maintaining computer based online CMIS. He has sound knowledge of
computer hardware & networks.
Ms. Afreen Asrar, MBA with
specialization in Health Management from Jamia Hamdard, New Delhi.
Through her internship program with Voluntary Health Association of
India (VHAI) she got an exposure of working with a project on
evaluation of HIV control programs in different states of India.
Afreen has a training in Project Planning and Implementation on
various public health issues as part of her Curriculum. Presently
she is working on Project for Improving sexual and reproductive
health of young people by increasing the age at marriage in India,
Nepal and Bangladesh supported by European Union.
Sampati Rawat, Programme
Officer, handling all the administrative aspects.