Manjari Foundation - Developing women's organizations at the grassroots.

Mr. Sanjay Sharma

Executive Director, Manjari Foundation Ford Fellow, (Brandies, Boston), USA

Mr. Sanjay Sharma is the Executive Director of Manjari Foundation based at Dholpur Rajasthan. He has 16 years of extraordinary rural development experience. He has started his carrier from Professional Assistance for Development Action (www.pradan.net) Dholour and still continuing excellent work across Rajasthan. He did his B.Tech in Agricultural Engineering from Punjab Agriculture University Ludhiana.

He has been awarded a prestigious International Ford Foundation Fellowship to go for higher studies. He has completed his Master in Sustainable International Development majored in Development Economics from the Heller School of Social Policy and Management, Waltham,Boston.

Sanjay has professional experience and expertise in formulating, designing, implementing, monitoring and supervision of development projects, which include social mobilization, institution building, pro-poor livelihood value chain development, organizational development and advocacy and public policy formulation in rural development sector.

He has vast experience of work with international development organization and oversees which included Cambodia, Kenya, Mali and Senegal as well.