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Co-President – Shruti Gajbhiye

Graduating: 2018

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Co-President – Varun Venkatesh

Graduating: 2019

Favorite South Asian Movie: I’ll get back to you on this one LOL

Why I Joined Desi Dhamaka:

I wanted to get closer to my culture and help celebrate South Asian arts.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Secretary – Anushka Ladha

Graduating: 2022

Favorite South Asian Movie: Queen

Why I Joined Desi Dhamaka:

Connect with the South Asian community at UW and also Seattle.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Design Chair – Ashmeet Saggu

Graduating: 2021

Favorite South Asian Movie: Kabhi Khushi Kabhie Gham

Why I Joined Desi Dhamaka:

I joined DD to improve my design skills in a community I want to grow and spread awareness about.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Marketing Chair – Eish Kapoor

Graduating: 2022

Favorite South Asian Movie: Zindagi Na Milegi Dobara

Why I Joined Desi Dhamaka: 

To make an impact in the South Asian community, while also getting more involved in the student body!

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Philanthropy Chair – Meena Vasudevan

Graduating: 2021

Favorite South Asian Movie: Baahubali 2

Why I Joined Desi Dhamaka:

I joined DD to get involved with the South Asian community on campus!

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Treasurer – Namrata Nayak

Graduating: 2020

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Why I Joined Desi Dhamaka:

I love how much appreciation people have for the desi culture. Being a part of a board that gets to share and showcase the beauty that is South Asia is truly such a fulfilling feeling.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Operations Chair – Naved Krishnamurthy

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Marketing Chair – Seetal Sandhu

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Logistics Coordinator – Shobhit Jain

Graduating: 2019

Favorite South Asian Movie: My Name Is Khan

Why I Joined Desi Dhamaka:

I enjoyed going to all the DD events for the past few years and wanted to help DD in making a larger impact.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Logistics Coordinator – Shriya Kurpad

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Team Liaison – Shwetha Sanapoori

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Philanthropy Chair – Vipasha Jain

Graduating: 2020

Favorite South Asian Movie: Dear Zindagi

Reason for joining DD:

I joined DD as a way to impact change upon communities. With our chosen philanthropy we build awareness of the issues that still affect several communities across the world and get to raise money that will help affected communities. DD is also a way for way me understand and participate in the local South Asian Community.