University Services
Graduate & Professional Student Association, Pennsylvania State University
Student Body Treasurer                                                                                                                  
  • I plan the fiscal expenditure, record fiscal transactions, and assist my fellow members with decisions on financial matters. I maintain an online budget summary on a public platform.
  • I act as a liaison to the office of the Associated Student Activities.
  • I bring up issues for discussion that affect all the graduate and professional students.

Faculty Senate Committee on Student Life, Pennsylvania State University
Student Member
  • I discuss policies relevant to graduate student life like student health, conduct, extracurricular-activities, and career development, and as a committee, represent student opinion on academic matters to the University Faculty Senate.

Student Fee Board, Pennsylvania State University
Board Member
  • I am appointed to the student Fee Board which makes recommendations on allocation fo $40 million.
  • I voice the needs and interests of graduate and professional students to the board, whenever opportunity presents itself.

University Libraries Advisory Group, Pennsylvania State University
Graduate Student Representative
  • I represent graduate and professional students in University Library Advisory Group focused on creating resources and services to cater the needs of students.
  • I have partnered with the library administration to work on the knowledge commons expansion project, create a virtual library for graduate students, scholars and faculty members, and develop ways reach out to graduate students.

Project Cahir, Pennsylvania State University 
Cahir Corps Member

  • I am a part of Project Cahir, an initiative to fight student poverty and homelessness at Penn State.
  • I have partnered with various organizations both at Penn State and State College community to develop resources to help the students and bring a systematic and sustainable change in eradicating student poverty.

Global Programs, Pennsylvania State University 
Graduate Intern
  • I assisted with planning of summer and fall 2016 International Student Orientation, which provided transition programming for approximately 1700 new international students from over 140 different countries.
  • I developed the International Student Orientation Guidebook mobile application, a technology that provided students and parents with a comprehensive orientation schedule and various resources in and around Penn State.
  • I attended various meetings with strategic partners university-wide to discuss the logistics and planning of orientation sessions.

The Graduate School, Pennsylvania State University
Graduate Council Member
  • I deliberated on issues pertaining to enhancing the quality of graduate education and research.
  • I represented interest of graduate students and acted as a liaison for the graduate student body.

Graduate & Professional Student Association, Pennsylvania State University
Student Body Executive Board Member                                                                                                                 
  • I discussed and deliberated on issues specific to International students to the board members and acted as a liaison between the Graduate Council and the student government body.

Global Programs, Pennsylvania State University
International Student Orientation Leader
  • I assisted in implementation of orientation programs, facilitated and lead group discussions with new international students, coordinated and maintained orientation group's involvement with the community's broader welcoming and social programming events, as well as small group activities.
  • I shared with them knowledge about various resources available both on campus and in the community.
Other Services

  • Volunteer, American Red Cross
  • Member, Foundations in Global Engagement, The Pennsylvania State University
  • First Polling Officer, 2014 General Elections, Government of India
  • Treasurer, Annual Mines Safety Fortnight, Coal India Limited
  • Joint Secretaty, Officers Association, Coal India Limited
  • Convenor, Publicity Committee, National Institute of Technology Karnataka
  • Executive Member, Rotaract Club, National Institute of Technology Karnataka
  • Executive Member, Organizing Committee, International Workshop on Winning Strategy to Revitalize Coal/Mineral Sector
  • Treasurer, Society of Mining, Metallurgy and Exploration, National Institute of Technology Karnataka
  • Executive Member, National Service Scheme, National Institute of Technology Karnataka
  • Executive Member, Organizing Committee, National Conference on Synergy in Mineral Sector for Sustainable Development – Vision 2020​​

2016 - Present

2016 - Present

2016 - Present

2016 - Present

2016 - Present

Summer 2016

2015 -2016

2015 - 2016

Summer 2015

​​2015 - Present
2009 - 2010
2007 - 2010

2008 - 2009
2008 - 2009