નાનુભાઇ વિશે (ટુંક સમયમાં આવે છે)

Honorary and Executive Leadership

Honorary Leadership

Raj Shah
Founder

Years of Involvement: 2004 to present
Education: Princeton University, B.A.
The Wharton School, University of Pennsylvania, M.B.A.

Raj has had the privilege of being the first volunteer at Nanubhai and watching the organization grow into a strong network of dedicated volunteers. He is a Senior Director at Palo Alto Networks.

Manish Dayal
Official Spokesperson

Years of Involvement: 2012 to present
Education: George Washington University, B.A.

An actor and first generation Indian-American, Manish is a vocal advocate of quality education for all students in rural India. Recent roles include The Hundred-Foot Journey with Helen Mirren, ABC Family’s Switched At Birth and The CW’s 90210.

Manoj Shah
Honorary Leadership

Years of Involvement: 2004 to present
Education: Baroda Medical College

Dr. Manoj Shah was born and raised in Kadod, Gujarat. He studied under esteemed Principal Nanubhai Naik at the Kadod High School. Principal Nanubhai inspired Dr. Shah to pursue his studies and eventually emigrate to the U.S.. Today, he is a practicing gynecologist and currently serves as the President of the Medical Association of Georgia.

Executive Leadership

Sherry DeLeon
Executive Director

Years of Involvement: 2017to present
Education: SIT Graduate Institute, M.S.,
UNC-Chapel Hill, B.A.

Sherry has spent the majority of her career working in the public and nonprofit sectors, with over 18 years of experience working for various nonprofits in the United States and overseas.

Sherry has worked with the American Red Cross and the ICRC providing tracing services to refugees during the Crisis in Kosovo and worked in Afghanistan, Saudi Arabia, Germany, and Bosnia providing emergency services to deployed military personnel. She has also served as a Vice President for Development, State Executive Director, Director of External Relations and a Grant Coordinator.

Sherry is a graduate of the SIT Graduate Institute with a MS in Organizational Management and UNC-Chapel Hill with a BA in Sociology. She also holds a Graduate Certificate in Security Studies.

Nita Nehru
Co-Chairwoman of the Board

Years of Involvement: 2009 to present
Education: Claremont McKenna College, B.A.
Columbia University, M.A.

Nita has always been passionate about creating sustainable change in India. Her business and leadership skills help her shape Nanubhai’s strategy. Nita serves as VP of Business Development for Medikly.

Kandarp Shah
Co-Chairman of the Board

Years of Involvement: 2009 to present
Education: Cornell University, B.A.
The Wharton School, University of Pennsylvania, M.B.A.

Kandarp believes that breaking the cycle of poverty found in many rural Indian communities starts with better access to education. He uses his entrepreneurial skills to spearhead initiatives for Nanubhai, including fundraising, programming and organizational management. He is currently a consultant at McKinsey & Co.