Sushmita Shekhar, a post graduate in English from Patna University, has over 27 years of experience in the industry, international organisations She is the President of MA. My Anchor Foundation an NGO working in development sector in different states in India.She is advising REC Power Distribution Company Ltd. (A ‘Navratana’ Company and Government of India Enterprise) as a senior consultant. She is a consultant in Blackberrys.Sushmita is also an Independent Director of Kajaria Ceramics Ltd, Ginni International Ltd. and in Salora International Ltd.She is member of many Internal Committee for handling policy matters and other corporate issues. Sushmita is also life member of INTACH.She has served as the Secretary General of PHD Chamber of Commerce and Industry. She was the Senior Vice President of Sulabh International Social Service Organization. She was a Member of the UN Task Force – Millennium Development Committee for water and sanitation as one of the global experts representing South Asia region and contributed in writing the recommendations for MDG.Sushmita has been member of the Task Force on Tenancy Rights, Ministry of Urban Development, Govt. of India and the Vikram Sarabhai Foundation among others. She has also written many articles on social causes for leading newspapers,International journals and also a book titled – Tales from Hindu Mythology She has been a member of National Tourism Advisory Council, Ministry of Tourism, Govt. of India.She was awarded by the Islamic Republic of Afghanistan, Kabul Municipality expressing appreciation for her work in the field of environment, sanitation, promoting school heath, hygiene and safety in that country. She has also been a recipient of the Desh Sri Environmental award, Sri Lanka. She was a member of State Supervisory Board, Department of Health, Government of Uttar Pradesh.