Founder & CEO
Kishor began New Resolution India’s journey in the year 2008. Since then he has designed the program as well as led the team to ensure NRI moves towards its vision.
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Poonam S. Bhonsle
Head - Mentoring & Volunteering
Poonam has an experience of 7 years in people management, project management, resource mobilization, communications and strategy planning. Since May 2017, she has been associated with Bright Future to design and implement the Mentoring and Volunteering Program of Bright Future.
Prior to Bright Future, she has worked as an Associate Director – Operations at Door Step School for more than six years. She has worked closely on organizational development with her inputs and support in Strategic Planning, Knowledge Management, Resource Mobilization, Human Resource Management, technological expertise, and improving communication with internal and external stakeholders of the organization. Before joining development sector in full-time capacity while pursuing her engineering degree, she has volunteered through Teach India for two years wherein she played the role of mentor for learners to improve their basic communication skills in the English language.
She has worked as a software developer in an IT firm in Mumbai and later switched to the development sector with a strong intent to work for the cause of education of marginalized children. Poonam has a B.E in Computer Engineering from Mumbai University and has completed MBA in Social Entrepreneurship with Gold Medal from NMIMS University in Mumbai.
Manager - Monitoring & Evaluation
Dinesh has more than 9 years of experience in the field of Life Sciences and has also worked with Government Departments. Dinesh started working with Bright Future since August 2015 in the capacity of Cluster Coordinator and based on his performance and abilities was promoted to Operations Manager’s position in April 2017. Dinesh looks after all the programs of Bright Future and is an excellent leader having an experience in managing staff of different disciplines to produce results in a timely manner. He also helps in developing strategies and tactics for Bright Future to reach out to the youth we work with, more effectively and efficiently.
Prior to joining Bright Future, he started his career in Pune as a Business Development Executive for BI Biotech India Pvt. Ltd. And then moved to Imperial Life Sciences Pvt. Ltd. Dinesh moved to Mumbai for working with Synergy Engineering and Environmental Solutions in Thane where he networked very closely with Government Department of Water and Sanitation while travelling across Maharashtra. Dinesh was exploring a job opportunity which is when he came in contact with Bright Future through a friend and decided to explore an opportunity in the Development Sector.
Dinesh has a B.E in Bio-Technology Engineering and has completed MBA in Marketing from University of Pune.
Manager - Learning & Development
Rohan has an experience of 5 years of Facilitation and has started working with Bright Future from September 2017 as part of Learning and Development Team.
Prior to Bright Future, he has worked with PUKAR as a Program Facilitator. In his tenure with PUKAR, he has closely worked with youth from different pockets of Mumbai. He has been through various training like ISABS (India Society for Applied Behavioural Science) Basic lab, Facilitating Participatory Communication and Sensuality and Sexuality. He has also written a chapter in Marathi book titled ‘Ithe Khari Mumbai Bhetate’ which was focused on realm of education. He has also conducted 10 months research study to investigate on the topic of “Modern day Gurus – Fetish or Crutch for UAGC (a collaborative project of Tata Institute of Social Sciences, PUKAR and Max Planck Institute, Germany).
Rohan has a B.Com. Degree from the University of Mumbai and has completed his MBA in Social Entrepreneurship from NMIMS University in Mumbai. He has also done his diploma in Advertising and Public Relations from Welingkar Institute of Management, Mumbai. His interests include photography and traveling to new places.
Manager - Communications
Nitika has joined Bright Future in September and has an experience of 3 years.
In the first two years of her career, she worked as a data analyst with an IT company in Gurgaon. After this, she took the decision to utilize her skills to serve a different segment of society which is why she joined the India Fellow Social Leadership Program. During this one year period, she worked with Yuva Parivartan and helped them improve their communication strategies and was also given the ‘Special Recognition Award’ for her work.
She is originally from Delhi and has completed her Bachelors in Business Economics after which she pursued PG Diploma in Marketing, both from the University of Delhi. Outside of Bright Future, she loves to dance and play badminton.
Manager - Finance
Priyesh joined Bright Future from Oct’17 and has 8 years of experience with special interest in Financial Management, Taxation, Audit, and Compliance, Cost Accounting and Banking.
Prior to joining Bright Future, he worked as Deputy Manager with HDFC where he had Cash Management, Operational Activities, Customer Service, Lobby Management and FX & Suspicious Transactions Reporting under his purview. He has also worked with Sandhu Pharmaceuticals Pvt. Ltd. handling the Costing, Auditing, MIS Reporting and Quality Management.
Priyesh has an M.Com Degree from the University of Mumbai and has a Diploma in Co-operative and Accountancy along with the certification of CMA Inter from ICMAI.
Manager - Operations
Ravindra joined Bright Future from January 2018 and has an experience of 9 years.
He started his career in Sales and Marketing in Pharma Industry where he spent almost 6 years. He then worked in Business Development and Marketing in Pharma Engineering Industry for 3 years. He was working as a Brand Manager and has an experience of launching new products and training medical representatives.
Ravindra is passionate about public speaking and is an avid marathon runner. He has completed various courses in Public speaking and Communication skills from various organizations like Toastmasters International, Indo-American Society, Symbiosis-English Language Teaching Institute etc.
Ravindra holds B. Pharm. degree and MBA (Marketing) from Department of Management Sciences, Pune University.
Ravindra has changed his field twice to find a way to his passion. His mission is to inspire people to follow their passion and pursue that for life. Following this path, he landed with Bright Future.
Assistant Manager - Learning & Development
Soumya has started working with Bright Future from March 2018 as part of Learning and Development Team.
Prior to Bright Future, she worked with iTalent Learning Centre and was instrumental in conceptualizing and writing content for programs conducted by them across various industries.
She has worked on a research project titled “Awareness Created by the Project “Responsible Netism” Among Girls (6th std-10thstd) in Mumbai and Thane” as a key researcher. The research was in collaboration with Ahaan Foundation which is supported by Thane and Mumbai Cyber cell. The project received approval and support from Honorable Shri. Vinod Tawade- Minister of School, Higher and Technical Education Maharashtra.
Soumya holds a Master’s Degree in Human Development from University of Mumbai. During her course she worked very closely with children from diverse communities and was drawn to a line of work wherein she could assist individuals to surmount the hardships and challenges that life brings.
Assistant Manager - Monitoring & Evaluation
Shreya has been an enthusiast guided by her life-motto of “Learning Never Ceases”, which made her to land up in Mumbai from Jharkhand for pursuing M.S.W. even after being in the School sector for 5 years as an Administrator while teaching to secondary level students. She had few stints in an N.G.O.- Citizens Foundation, Ranchi before joining Bright Future India, Mumbai in May, 2018.
College of Social Work-Nirmala Niketan, Mumbai provided her the opportunities to intern with ADAPT- Able Disable All People Together, Chembur with Differently-abled youth having Cerebral Palsy, Downs Syndrome. She also interned as a Student Marriage Counsellor in Family Court, Bandra. For summer internship, she participated as a Student Activist with National Hawkers Federation, Kolkata. She conducted a micro-research on “Challenges faced by Parents having a Cerebral Palsy child”, and presented a joint paper with Mr Jay Vyas in a National level symposium, Mangalore, Karnataka on “Social Entrepreneurship Initiatives in Urban and Rural Development: A Contemporary Feminist Perspective”. She also pursued a certification in Social Entrepreneurship from Aparna Bhasin Consulting, Mumbai and pitched a Project Proposal as group to one of Mumbai’s leading Elderly Care Service provider.
Besides, Shreya had been a successful National medallist in Archery, having been felicitated by H.E. Governor of Jharkhand and Chief Minister of Jharkhand for the same. She earlier was a shy girl, so her parents pushed her in Karate and Yoga, where she won laurels at State level, conquering her weakness to an extent. She has been an explorer and is looking forward to participate in “Royal Enfield Bullet Odyssey to Laddakh”. From childhood, she has indulged in “numismatics”, and loves to try her hand in anything and everything.
Assistant Manager - Mentoring & Volunteering
Joshiya joined Bright Future as an Assistant Manager – Mentoring & Volunteering from June 2018. Prior to joining Bright Future, she pursued Masters in Social Work from Nirmala Niketan College Of Social Work. She holds a degree in Commerce from Mumbai University and a Postgraduate Diploma in Banking from Institute Of Finance, Banking, and Insurance. During her probationary period at Citi Bank, She realized that she didn’t want to make a career in Banking. Rather, wanted to do something she loved.
So, she opted to quit and began teaching English to children of the rag-picking community at Gyansaathi, Govandi as a volunteer and later, worked there as a full-time employee for a year where reporting, documentation, teaching, was under her purview. She feels happy and satisfied after switching to the social sector. Outside of Bright Future, she actively participates in Voluntary work, Church activities. She loves exploring country-side in leisure time.
Bhavana did Bachelors of Management Studies (BMS) with a specialization in Finance from D.G Ruparel College, Mumbai. Immediately after completing her graduation, she joined Bright Future in July 2016 as a Facilitator to gain some exposure of working with an NGO. Initially, the thought of being a fresher with no prior knowledge of the social sector made this job even more challenging for her. After working for a couple of months with the youth in different communities and realizing the kind of difference that she can make, she got motivated to continue this job, longer than she had earlier decided.
Recognizing her dedication towards the people she works for, she was promoted as a Center In-Charge in Jun’17 and then as a Cluster Coordinator in Apr’18.
Bhavana strongly believes that working towards developing youth’s ability of decision making and life skills will make them independent and help them improve their lives.
Milind has an experience of 2 years and joined Bright Future as a Cluster Coordinator from Oct’17.
He did a Diploma in Hotel Management to provide immediate financial support to his family. After completing the course, he worked as a Waiter in Hotel Sagar Plaza, Pune. Simultaneously, he also joined Wadia College for graduation in B.A Psychology. During his graduation, he established a Louis Braille Writers Club along with his friends for the academic development of differently-abled people. That was the time he realized his passion and interest in Social Sector and decided to develop his career in it.
He joined Tata Institute of Social Sciences for M.A Social Work in Mental Health.
He worked on mental health patients and community engagement with Parivartan as a Project Coordinator in Satara.