Kalpana R Shanmugham – Trustee
Kalpana R Shanmugham,an Architect and gold medallist from Anna University, is the owner of Kalpanas – an Architecture & Interior Design practice established in 1994.She is also a Director of KCee Properties Pvt. Ltd. which she co-founded in 2004. She has been a member of Zonta International; an NGO working worldwide towards advancing the status of women and children, since 1991 and has been involved in evaluating Service Projects in more than 60 countries. An avid music lover, Kalpana has been a Trustee of Hitham since its inception.
Sabesh Subramaniam – Trustee
Sabesh Subramaniam is a chemical engineer from IIT , Kharagpur and a management graduate from JBIMS, Mumbai. After serving several multinationals, he is now engaged in the water & waste water treatment space , working out of Chennai. He is very passionate about Music , having trained under leading musicians. He now shares his musical knowledge with students of music during his spare time.
Kavitha Krishnamoorthy – Advisor
Kavitha Krishnamoorthy is the Founder of Kilikili, a network of parents of children with disabilities working on Inclusive Play. It is her experience as a mother to a 14 year old musically gifted son with autism, that led her into the field of disability. Apart from her work on Inclusive Play, she has worked to facilitate the creative development of children with developmental disabilities through the setting up of a Visual Arts centre in Bubbles Centre for Autism and the Sampoorna Music therapy centre. She was awarded the Ashoka fellowship in 2014 for her work in Kilikili.
Ganesh Anantharaman – Advisor
Ganesh Anantharaman is a behavioural scientist who consults to individuals, groups and organizations to enable them to become more effective. A parent of a child with Autism, Ganesh is also trained in Applied Behaviour Analysis and Music Therapy to work on developmental goals of children with Autism.