• Team

    Teresa, Saraswathi, Padma and Grace

  • Founders

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    SARASWATHI

    Passionate about investing in the lives of children, she embarked on this journey in the beginning of 2016. Driven by a vision to make a difference in educating under privileged children, she is building DIYAGHAR as an institution faithful to God's calling.

    A trained Montessori teacher and Counsellor, she has a deep understanding of child development. She was a part-time faculty at the MSc program at Global School of Counselling, Bangalore.

     

    She also holds degrees in accounting, finance and worked as an auditor in California. She completed her undergraduate in BITS, Pilani, and her graduate studies in California State University.

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    SHYAMAL

    Living in the city of Bangalore, he could not escape witnessing the challenges migrant workers had in providing primary education for their children. Together with Saraswathi, he was inspired to take the Montessori system of education to children from such backgrounds.

    He holds degrees in electronics engineering and management from BITS, Pilani. He serves on the Board of Yuvalok Foundation, and is a visiting teaching faculty on Leadership at St.Andrews Center for HRD, Coonoor. A software engineer by profession, he specialises in data networking platforms.