Kanchan Paste is the Associate, Program Review and Management for all programs in Mumbai, Maharashtra. She has recently joined the organization in 2016. She has pursued her Masters in Social Work (MSW) from S.N.D.T Women's University, Mumbai and Post Graduate Diploma in Event Management from N.I.E.M, Mumbai. Her role involves reviewing programs and handling communications along with documentation and reporting.
Sarika Patil heads the Prevention Program for the Central Zone in Mumbai; she is also responsible for the Residential Shelter Program in Mumbai. She has been with Pratham since 1998. Sarika has a Bachelor of Arts degree from S.N.D.T Women’s University in Mumbai; she has also done courses in Sanitary Inspection, MS-CIT, Civil Defense, and Paraprofessional Social Work.
Kalpana Jadhav heads the Education Program in Mumbai. She joined Pratham in 1997, after completing her Bachelor of Arts degree from Y.C.M.O.U. Over the years, Kalpana has worked across Pratham’s various educational interventions. She was appointed as Probation Officer by the Child Welfare Committee of Mumbai & has also served as a PITA Committee Member, Thane District by the Dept. of Woman & Child Development Pune.
Tushar Kadam is the head of Administration and of the Disability Program in Mumbai. He joined Pratham in 2002, prior to which he worked as a computer teacher at the Byculla Police Motor Transport Department. Tushar holds a Higher Secondary School Certificate from Mittal College, Mumbai University. Tushar has been largely responsible for the expansion of PCVC’s disability focused interventions in Mumbai since 2008.
Navnath Kamble heads the Rescue and Repatriation Program in Mumbai. He joined Pratham in 2000 after completing his Higher Secondary School Certificate from Nyaan Vikas College in Mumbai. Navnath looks into critical areas pertaining to the violation of child rights across Mumbai, and works closely with the Juvenile Aid Protection Unit. He is also member of the Task Force Committee of the Mumbai City and Mumbai Suburbs.