The BITS Alumni Association Silicon Valley Chapter (BITSAA-SVC), a California based 501(c)(3) organization, has seen a lot of activity and enthusiasm among its members in recent years. Prem Talreja (President), Bhargav Addala (Secretary) and Praveen Joginipally (CFO), supported by a strong and motivated working team, have done an excellent job in bringing together a lot of these BITSians in the Valley to promote the "BITS Pilani" brand, in addition to having fun!
It is now time for the next set of leaders to carry the baton further from here. We have the following leadership team in place for 2016 and inviting nominations for open positions.
President: Preethy Padmanabhan '94
Secretary: Jyoti Raju '91
Chief Financial Officer: Praveen Joginipally '02
VP of Professional Development & Networking - Suda Srinivasan ‘96
VP of Community Outreach & Giving back - Leena Davey ‘91
Nominations are welcome for the following positions
VP of Business Development & Entrepreneurship - Lead activities to foster and promote entrepreneurship in BITSAA-SVC community
VP of Marketing – Engage BITSAA-SVC members in upcoming activities through email, social media, mobile channels.
VP of Sponsorship – Enroll sponsors and donors for BITSAA-SVC activities
To file a nomination, please send an email tobitsaa.svc@gmail. comwith a brief write-up about yourself (personal and professional background, contact) and your motivations for applying. Please ensure that you reside in the Bay Area. The deadline for sending us this email is January 17, 2016.
Wishing BITSAA-SVC a great new year ahead!
Jayan Ramankutty ‘75