Positions held

  • Performer, Chandralekha dance company, Chennai. 1985-1992.

  • Founder Director, Apoorva Dance Theatre, Bengaluru, 1994-2000

  • Creative Consultant, Dance-in-Education program. Attakkalari, Bengaluru, 2001 - 2005.

  • Project coordinator, ‘Chaali - Highway Performance Circuits in South-India’ by Bharat Sharma. 2000 - 2002.

  • Performer, Bhoorang dance company, Chaali Project by Bharat Sharma, Supported by India Foundation of Arts, Bengaluru. 2002-2003

  • Movement Therapist: Rehabilitation / treatment Centers, Half-way homes, hospitals, special schools, Senior citizens home and de-Addiction centers. Bengaluru, Pune1989 - 2002.

  • Founder-Director, ‘Rainbow Inc for Art therapies’ - Hyderabad, Bengaluru & Pune. 2006.

  • Co-founder & Executive team member, Creative Movement Therapy Association of India, Delhi/Bengaluru, 2014 onwards

  • Choreographer / Teacher and Projects Coordinator. Bhoomika Creative Dance center, Delhi. 2008-2014

  • Visiting Faculty (Dance Pedagogy), Sarojini Naidu School of Performing Arts, University of Hyderabad, 2005-2006

  • Teaching faculty: Shaimak Davar’s Diploma program in dance, Mumbai, 2007-2008

  • Teaching faculty: Sumeet Nagdev dance company’s certificate program in dance, Mumbai, 2008-2010

  • Teaching faculty of FECAT (Foundation of Expressive/Creative Arts Therapies) program, SMART, Bengaluru. 2012-2018

  • Teaching faculty on CMTAI’s Certificate courses: Dance Movement Therapy / Therapeutic Dance in Education / (Delhi) and Bengaluru 2014 onwards.

  • Teaching faculty, Movement Therapy for ‘Dance Therapy, Open Elective’, Psychology Department, Christ University, Bengaluru 2014-2018

  • Teaching faculty, Psychology Dept, Creative Movement Therapy (higher elective course) Ashoka University, Delhi 2018-2021

  • Teaching faculty: PG Diploma program in Dance Movement Therapy, Artsphere-St.Mira College, Pune 2018 onwards

  • Teaching faculty: Movement Therapy – Diploma course in Dance and Mixed Media, Attakkalari, Bengaluru, 2007 onwards

  • Teaching faculty: Movement Therapy - P.G Diploma course in Music Therapy, The Music Therapy Trust/Ashwaas Mental Health-St.Mira college, Pune, 2015-2018 / 2022 onwards.

  • Adjunct Professor, (Dance Movement Therapy), Dept of Performing Arts, World University of Design, Delhi, 2022 onwards

  • Teaching faculty, M.A Expressive Movement Therapy program by Sancheti Healthcare Academy-Savitribai phule Pune University, 2022

  • Teaching faculty, Foundation course: Buddhist practices and Therapeutic value of Expressive Arts and Movement. Soulsphere-St-Mira College, Pune 2022.

  • Teaching Faculty, Dept of Creative Movement, The Creative Arts Academy, 2021 onwards

  • Teaching Faculty, Laban Movement Analysis (Online course), Chaari Center for Creative Movement Therapy, 2022

  • Associate Project Director for Dance-in-Education, ART ED project, Prestige Group, Bengaluru 2018-2019

  • International Advisory Panel member, Journal of Body, Movement and Dance in Psychotherapy, 2015-2022

  • Honorary Lifetime Member, Indian Association for Dance Movement Therapy, 2018 onwards

  • Honorary member, Global Health and Wellness Committee, Della Leaders club 2021 onwards

  • Dance consultant at Parity Consulting, Bengaluru, 2018 - 2019

  • Advisory board member – ‘In for the Cause’ NGO (Awareness for inclusion foundation), Delhi 2018 onwards.

  • Co-founded Soulsphere Sangha, Artsphere, Pune, 2020