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This is a very lean team that is engaged specially to oversee network building and initiatives as decided by the Steering Committee. The team is drawn from the network or brought in for special tasks and then become part of the network. The team ensures that all initiatives are implemented through network members and collaborating organizations.

Meera Goradia

Network Anchor

Bhakti Tirthani


Ninad Dange

Market Development

Sumedha Binaykia

Artisan Enterprise Development

Shailja Sachan

Craft Design Anchor

Shruti Dubey

Design Co-ordination

Tithi Kundu

Monitoring , Administration , Finance, HR

Steering Committee Group

Members of the CD network voluntarily give time to direct and develop CD’s initiatives. They are fluid and change yearly. The Steering Committee works closely with the Operations team and represents the interests of the entire network. They also are a think tank for CD’s initiatives.

Deepali kholkar

Meena Appnender

Nandita George

Neelam Chhiber

Nilesh Priyadarshi

Nisha Subramaniam

Nitin Pamnani

Pooja Ratnakar

Rashmi Ranade

Roopa Mehta

Smita Mankad

Sujata Goswami



Advisory Council

The Advisory Committee is a rotating and voluntary body of eminent experts and practitioners who guide CD’s vision and activities. They ask the hard questions while helping the team to keep the big vision.

Anjana Somany

Dr. Manoj Mishra

Naina Batra


Mr. S.Ramadorai


Sunil Parekh