Latha Mani

Education

MA – Social Work
Delhi School of Social Work, Delhi University
BA (Hons.) Psychology
Jesus and Mary College, Delhi University

As part of Latha Mani’s post graduation (in Social Work) she worked with Autistic children for a period of one year. For over two decades she worked in the development sector designing models for education and livelihood for school dropouts, making the school curriculum relevant and absorbing in order to reduce the dropout rate and to empower children through education, by ultimately monitoring and evaluating the livelihood models for the less privileged sections of our society.

For over a decade she worked as a HR consultant and provided training to the senior management in the public and private sector organizations. Latha Mani was the founding Director of Pratibodh, an organization set up to impart training and education to different target groups covering corporate personnel, women’s groups, and school children.

As a Chairperson (Hyderabad Chapter) of the Society for the Promotion of Classical Music and Culture Amongst Youth (SPIC MACAY), she is organizing programs in educational institutions, achieving such by fundraising and partnering with the state government to reach out to the rural children in Andhra Pradesh.

Latha Mani is working as a volunteer facilitator for finding higher education and employment opportunities for the blind, by facilitating through social networking, arranging financial assistance for higher education, and finding employment opportunities through business networking.