Board Members

Jyoti Bisarya

President

Jyoti is a technical executive with over 20 years of experience across a wide range of global businesses. In addition to technology she is passionate about giving back to the community.

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Jyoti Bisarya

President

Jyoti is a technical executive with over 20 years of experience across a wide range of global businesses. In addition to technology she is passionate about giving back to the community. She has volunteered with Junior Achievement, Mary’s House and charities for the homeless. She is also involved in promoting STEM education for young women. Jyoti has been proud to call San Diego home for the past 19 years and in her spare time enjoys exploring its natural beauty.

Jamuna Hariharan

Vice President

Jamuna is a HR professional with over 25 years experience in different fields spanning education, sales, and nonprofits.

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Jamuna Hariharan

Vice President

Jamuna is a HR professional with over 25 years experience in different fields spanning education, sales, and nonprofits. Her expertise lies in social media and website development. She is passionate about volunteering for causes that benefit women or children. She is an avid traveler who enjoys exploring different cuisines, books and music.

Neetu Dhawan Gupta

Treasurer

After completing her legal education, Neetu held multiple positions in the corporate world. Her passion for social service led her to SD Nari.

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Neetu Dhawan Gupta

Treasurer

After completing her legal education, Neetu held multiple positions in the corporate world. Her passion for social service led her to SD Nari. She believes that “Changing the world starts with helping one person and being able to empathize with them. She is an avid dog lover, and true to her favorite quote, “you can’t buy love, but you can rescue it,” she is a proud mom to two rescued dogs, Tammi and Coco.

Anuradha Atri

Secretary

A resident of San Diego for over two decades, Anuradha Atri is a multi-faceted woman- wife, mom, theater enthusiast, community volunteer, and a strong advocate of women and children’s causes.

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Anuradha Atri

Secretary

A resident of San Diego for over two decades, Anuradha Atri is a multi-faceted woman- wife, mom, theater enthusiast, community volunteer, and a strong advocate of women and children’s causes. In her spare time, Anuradha Atri can be found outdoors walking, gardening or indoors reading & watching her favorite movies and TV shows with her kids.

Sneh Agarwal

Lead SD Nari Shakti

Sneh started her career in marketing for the Times of India group and Indian Express. She was the head of Marketing for Femina and was also responsible for a variety of general interest articles and ...

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Sneh Agarwal

Lead SD Nari Shakti

Sneh started her career in marketing for the Times of India group and Indian Express. She was the head of Marketing for Femina and was also responsible for a variety of general interest articles and columns. When she moved to Singapore, in addition to writing and editing articles for the Lafferty Group, she taught management and organizational behavior classes at Nanyang University. Sneh has always been involved in  women’s issues and has been associated with SD Nari since 2001. She enjoys yoga, meditation, writing, and travelling.

Renu Sethi

Director

Renu moved to Encinitas from Fresno 13 years ago where she was a board member of the Hindu temple. Over the years, she has volunteered extensively with organizations helping victims of domestic violen...

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Renu Sethi

Director

Renu moved to Encinitas from Fresno 13 years ago where she was a board member of the Hindu temple. Over the years, she has volunteered extensively with organizations helping victims of  domestic violence.  She is a devotee of the Self Realization Fellowship and in her spare time can be found practicing yoga, gardening and cooking.

Anu Kumar

Lead SD Nari Youth Committee

Anu Kumar is a local entrepreneur, business owner, and longtime San Diego resident. Anu is passionate about empowering women & youth in the Indian-American community and partnering with them to enable ...

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Anu Kumar

Lead SD Nari Youth Committee

Anu Kumar is a local entrepreneur, business owner, and longtime San Diego resident. Anu is passionate about empowering women & youth in the Indian-American community and partnering with them to enable social impact. She has been an active member of several volunteer organizations like North South Foundation, Chinmaya Mission of San Diego, Torrey Pines High School Dollars for Scholars, the Shiva Vishnu Temple of San Diego, and most recently, SD Nari. In her spare time, Anu enjoys gardening, cooking, and practicing environmental sustainability. As the committee lead of SD Nari Youth, she is training and empowering a team of high school girls to organize multiple volunteer initiatives.

Asha Agrawal

Lead SD Nari Senior Committee

Asha Agrawal has been involved with Indian community in San Diego since 1982. Since then she has organized numerous events with various non-profit organizations. In 1994,

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Asha Agrawal

Lead SD Nari Senior Committee

Asha Agrawal has been involved with Indian community in San Diego since 1982. Since then she has organized numerous events with various non-profit organizations. In 1994, she helped co-found the Shri Mandir in San Diego and still serves Shri Mandir to this day in various capacities. For the last 25 years, she has been organizing one of the biggest Shri Mandir fund raising events, called “Diwali Mela.” She is passionate about volunteering and serving her fellow seniors and is the lead SD Nari Senior Committee . She is working hard to plan fun events for seniors, provide useful resources for health and well-being, raise funds for future events and help seniors in our community in every possible way.