Meet The Team
Executive Director & Co-founder
Astha Kalarikkal (She/Her)
( Suchithra KK )
Astha Kalarikkal is a co-founding member and the current Executive Director of Raahi, Bangalore. Her areas of work are gender and sexuality, crisis intervention andcommunity theatre.
She has a flair for languages, and supports various community-based organisations in Bangalore and Kerala with English and Malayalam translation and transcription. She has worked with other sexuality and gender movements in Kerala.
Finance Manager & Co-founder
Sathyakala KK (She/Her)
Sathyakala K K is a Graduate in B.Sc. and completed her MA Sociology from Mahatma Gandhi University, Kerala. She also holds a Post Graduate Diploma in Computer Application.
She has been working with the LGBTQI+ Community in various capacities with various different groups since 2010. She has a passion for theatre and is an experienced performer. She is also a co-founding member and the current Finance Manager of Raahi, Bangalore.
Nathaan Madhavi (He/Him)
Nathaan M completed his Post Graduation Diploma in Journalism and Communication from Kerala Media Academy (Formerly Kerala Press Academy) Kochi.
He has 5 years’ experience as a freelance designer and content writer. He has worked at several media channels including Kerala Vision, The Editor and Suprabhaatham Daily, as a reporter and an editor. Nathaan is currently working as a Program Manager at Raahi, Bangalore. He was also PR/Social media manager/Designer at Sahayatrika, Thrissur, Kerala.
Assistant Program Manager
Durka Devi P (She/Her)
Durka Devi P has completed her B.Com (Computer Application) from Ayyan Thiruvalluvar College of Arts and Science, Coimbatore. She is experienced in data entry, office administration and management, network marketing and telemarketing. She is invested in crisis intervention and management. Durka is currently Raahi's Assistant Program Manager.
Prajan Narayan A (He/Him)
Prajan is a seasoned professional with nearly 7 years of experience in various sectors. He has a strong background in the manufacturing industry, where he excelled in procurement management, ensuring smooth operations and cost-effective sourcing. Prajan has experience in office administration and associated administrative tasks.
Currently, he is in the final year of his education, specialising in finance and accounting. His dedication to furthering his knowledge in this field demonstrates his commitment to personal and professional growth.
In addition to his work in manufacturing and administration, Also has experience in Photoshop, and honed his creative skills in Photoshop. He also holds a certificate in Data analysis and Tally software. He is currently working in Raahi as a Program associate.