Team

inAtalent is a 100% volunteer-driven organization comprised of more than 100 talented individuals. Our volunteers are extremely passionate about giving back to the community by utilizing their artistic talents.

Meet Our Team

 

Aaina Aroda

Founding Member

Cultural Chair

Aaina is an avid Kathak dancer that has been training to learn this intricate dance form since she was 4 years old. As she is completing the Kathak curriculum in its entirety, under her guru’s guidance, she decided to utilize her dancing skills to perform for audience that probably were not exposed to this dance style or would not necessarily be able to join in a big theaters to watch such as senior and assisted living residents and or rehab center residents. Aside from dancing, Aaina has strong creative interests, particularly in writing. Aaina has just graduated from The Kings Academy, a college preparatory high school and was the president of the debate club as well as the first ever principal’s liaison for her high school. She is now headed to University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign to begin further education in the fields of business and economics.

Ishana Narayanan

Founding Member

Cultural Chair

Ishana is currently a senior at Saratoga High School. She has been learning Bharatanatyam, Indian classical dance, since she was six years old, and in 2011, she completed her Arangetram.
Since, Ishana has been performing at an array of venues in India and the Bay Area. She is also captain of the Bollywood dance team at her high school—Toga Tamasha. Aside from her passion for dance, Ishana has also actively been involved in leadership at her high school and now is currently part of the Associated Student Body as the Clubs Commissioner. Ishana is passionate about impacting positive change in her community and fostering companionships with senior citizens via the InAtalent initiative.
Shraddha Khanna

Director Cultural Committee

Shraddha is currently a sophomore at Cupertino High School. She has been learning Bollywood dance since the age of three and is currently practicing the dance form of jazz.She is also part of the dance team at her high school, Tino Dhadkan, and participates in the school’s Color Guard team. Now, she invests her time by teaching dance to children. She has lead her dance group to many victories in various competitions and continues to explore new dance styles. Shraddha is an active member of the National Honor Society, through which she devotes several hours to her community and she utilizes her talent to bring joy to senior citizens via the platform of InAtalent.

Kalpana Aroda

Founding Member

Operations

Kalpana is a full time wife, mother and employed in a software company.   Kalpana is also associated with several organizations that help communities such as Mile Sur Mera Tumhara, Dance Dil Se and Festival of Globe (FOG).   She is a community leader for Oracle Women’s Leadership (OWL) team and has helped bring in strategic events for employees for the San Jose office location.    Kalpana continues to bring much creative energy and relationships to the inAtalent vision, and hopes that it continues to warm the lives of many.

 Deepti Vanvari

Founding Member

Treasurer

 Deepti works as a Controller of a Silicon Valley based IT consulting company and manages the Finance and Accounting department. Deepti is highly experienced and is a very passionate and detail oriented worker. Deepti has accomplished higher education in the field of accounting and commerce and she has also successfully completed the Uniform CPA examination. Deepti is a proud mother of two young boys and she loves spending time with her family playing games and watching Bollywood movies together. In her spare time she enjoys giving back to the community by helping Inatalent manage its finances.