Our Team

Anamika Mukherjee 

Anamika Mukherjee 

Anamika strongly believes that great schools have the power to transform the lives of children. As a 2016 Teach for India fellow, she joined Pune Children’s Zone to work towards building stronger schools.  She holds a Bachelor’s degree in Political Science from Hindu College, University of Delhi and a Master’s degree in Public Administration from Jamia Millia Islamia, Delhi. She is passionate about music, loves to sing, dance and read books.
Kanishk Shekhar 

Kanishk Shekhar 

Kanishk holds a Bachelor's of Science (Honours) Degree in Mathematics from Delhi University. His fellowship experience teaching 7th and 8th graders in a government school in Pune reaffirmed his belief in parental involvement as a key lever towards life outcomes. At Pune Children's Zone, he wishes to contribute towards building a continuous ecosystem of support that refuses to let our children down. Kanishk also loves devouring an entire plate of biryani all by himself. 
Ketaki Patil 

Ketaki Patil 

Ketaki strongly believes that it is the fundamental right of every child to have a nurturing and happy childhood and that it takes an empowered village to raise a child. This belief got strengthened while working in a community during her fellowship with Teach For India. Her love for children got her to work with Pune Children’s Zone on the early childhood program. She loves to indulge in Urdu poetry, reading, music and is a dog lover. You can talk to her about your love for plants.
Satya 

Satya 

Satya is a 2016 TFI Pune fellow, taught 53 beautiful children English through their grade 9 and 10. Originally from Delhi, she is a staunch advocate for gender equity.  She loves to spend time reading, conversing and baking, eating street food, and her amma's dosa with sambar. Satya lives with her cats, Jimjam and Goobles. 
Sourab Agarwal 

Sourab Agarwal 

Sourab comes from a small town called Jamtara in Jharkhand.  He got a chance to study in Bombay for 4 years which shaped his life completely. He completed his Bachelor’s in Electronic engineering from BIT Mesra. After college, he joined Cognizant where he was actively part of all the outreach activities in Kerala. This motivated him to join the Teach for India fellowship.  He believes that a good school environment can shape a child’s future. 
Sanjana 

Sanjana 

Sanjana holds a Bachelor's degree in Political Science from St. Xavier's College Mumbai and a Master's degree from Mumbai University. She taught 60 enthusiastic children through grade 9 and 10 as part of the Teach For India fellowship. She believes that schools are a unit of change where children must be given a chance to express themselves. In her free time, she loves running, baking and following political dramas.