2018 Learner Profiles

This year’s Leadership Collective is the biggest yet with 33 learners from the US, South Africa, India, and Nepal! Get to know the learners below, and follow along on their Leadership Collective journey as they share their reflections.

Alung is from Manipur, but is currently doing his Bachelor’s studies in Bangalore. His village in Manipur is only 700 people, and he is passionate about bringing what he learns in Bangalore and on the Leadership Collective back to his village. Alung loves music and singing from Western to Indian Classical. He’s also a big football fan, following the World Cup closely.

Alung Riamroi

Archana, or Manisha, is from the mountains of the Garhwal Himalaya in Uttrakhand. She is 18-years-old and does her studies at home. She lives in a community called the APV School, where her father teaches. As such, she loves to be with kids and always feels energetic at the school. Music and meditation are part of her life. Manisha also has two dogs and one cat. She’s excited to meet everyone on the Leadership Collective.

Archana Diwedi