Our Mentors

We believe that one needs to have a strong work ethic to operate in any work environment and a core value system that resonates with their people.

Taking these qualities and learning the importance of these through a number of projects and immersive journeys, we take pride in the fact that these qualities are engraved in our DNA and have helped us reach a set of values and beliefs, which we stand by. We derive our values, energy, and inspiration from our mentors.

Prakhar Bhartiya

Prakhar - an engineer by degree entrepreneur by heart co-founded Youth Alliance in 2011 as he began to see youth as a powerful resource pool.

A strong believer in the idea of empathetic leadership, he currently bring his rich leadership understanding in Team Development, Fund-raising, Alumni Support and Program Facilitation.

He makes his work fun for himself and people around him. Conversations over coffee is his food for thought. Earlier, he has been a Teach For India Fellow.

Shashank Kalra

Shashank, a graduate from Hindu College has worked with Youth Alliance since the initial years in various roles, nurturing himself into a skilled facilitator who leads conversations by curiosity.

He currently looks after Program Design, Organisational Processes and Facilitation in the organisation. Drawn by mountains and nature, he is passionate to understand ecology and economics and is in the journey to explore community living, sustainable economics and moral leadership and brings in a high commitment to living the values that Youth Alliance represents.

His curious questions come as good company as they make you churn and laugh at the same time.

Sanjay Drabu

Sanjay Drabu is the founder member of OM Foundation. An MBA and a successful entrepreneur, he found his calling to help the underprivileged with OM Foundation.

Known for his excellent project execution skills he is known to devote plenty of time at the school on an almost daily basis. He takes personal interest in the academic performance of students and interaction with their parents besides participating in various events and activities of the school.

Outside the Foundation he serves as a board member in his company Pacific Global Inc.

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