Board of Directors

He is an access technology consultant in Boston USA and specialises in integration of accessibility into product development and usability processes. He recently completed his MS in System Design and Management from MIT’s Sloan School of Management. He has served as advisory for several... Read more

President, Raji Kompalli

Raji Kompalli has been associated with Samarthanam for over 12 years. She started volunteering with Samarthanam by reading books to students and lead the CE ELFUN team to volunteer at Samarthanam for various weekend activities as well as other community... Read more

Mike Festa Brief BIO

Currently State Director of AARP Massachusetts, a non-profit organization dedicated to supporting the 50+ population, with over 800,000 members in Massachusetts

Attorney at Law for over 33 years

Former positions

• President & CEO of... Read more

Director, Subu Kota

Bringing a lengthy and distinguished career to the table, Mr. Subu Kota is a seasoned entrepreneur. Mr. Kota joined The Boston Group in 1992 after spending 17 years at Data General Corporation where he held a number of positions including managing the company’s... Read more

Director, Yashvanth Gaddi

Mr. Yashavanth is Dy. General Manager - Aerospace, for a reputed Engineering Services company providing engineering and software solutions. Apart from Samarthanam, he is involved with a couple of other cultural and social non-profit organizations, including... Read more

Director, Cheryl Cummings

Cheryl’s family immigrated to the United States in 1977 from Guyana, South America. Right before entering high school, Cheryl contracted encephalitis and became blind. Cheryl suddenly had to learn how to read using Braille and how to get around with a cane... Read more