Sumithra graduated with a degree in Dental Surgery and has been practicing for over a decade in Vijayawada, Andhra Pradesh, India. Apart from her private practice, she worked to provide services for children in orphanages. After moving to Chennai, Tamil Nadu, she worked at a corporate hospital for a year before she moved to Hyderabad. Currently, Sumithra is involved with Samanvai. Her concern for the challenged and poor people brought her into the nonprofit sector in.Sumithra always extends her willingness to help students with disabilities. She is an active board member at Samanvai whose enthusiasm to change society and create a better future for multi-disabled students has really made a difference.