Leadership and Volunteering

My volunteer experience is listed below:

American Society of Mechanical Engineers

ASME Standards Development Committee

MAM Subcommittee on Robotic Arms (Manipulators)

Feb 2021 – Present

• Contributed to the development and maintenance of standards for robotic arms.
• Actively participated in committee discussions and work assignments.

Office of University Life

Columbia University Task Force on Inclusion and Belonging

Task Force Member

Sep 2020 – Present

• Cultivated an equitable and inclusive campus culture to support fellow students' sense of inclusion and belonging by using active listening strategies, building awareness, interrupting exclusion and promoting self-care.
• Developed responsive strategies to bring together people with different identities, backgrounds and experiences.
• Learned to communicate across differences.

Purdue Alumni

Purdue Alumni Recruitment for Tomorrow

Alumni Representative

Jan 2020 – Aug 2020

• As a Purdue Alumnus, I represented Purdue Engineering at college fairs and attended information sessions to share my undergraduate experience with prospective and admitted students.

Heartfulness

Heartfulness Institute

Youth Program Coordinator

Jun 2019 – May 2020

• Started a new program to engage the youth to be more involved in the community.
• Outreached within the community and brought together people of all social, educational and economic backgrounds, on the basis of spirituality.
• Conduct discussions with members regarding the practice.

International Programs

Purdue International Programs

Multinational Integration Xchange (MIX) Team Leader

Jan 2014 – May 2015

• Mentored student leaders and facilitated team building activities to grow leadership abilities in students.
• Utilized skills gained through a year-long leadership training program to execute activities and events as part of an orientation program.
• Applied learnings from previous years to reorganize the orientation program.

TEDx

TEDxPurdueU

Volunteer

Sep 2012 – May 2013

• Event planning and management.

Lions Club

Lions Club

Volunteer

May 2012 – Aug 2016