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Biography

Educational qualifications


B.S Computer Engineering 
2002– Topped College with GPA 4.0 

Project Management Professional (PMP) certified in 2015

Completed Associate Certificate in Project Management in 2012 

School Rank 1stMerit Rank 10th in High-School Certification, India 1996 

Awarded “A” grade (highest grade) in Intermediate Grade Drawing Examination conducted by Government of Maharashtra, India – 1994

Qualified Three levels of Indian Classical music examination by Gandharva Mahavidyalaya with Distinction, 1995 
      

        My painting from 9th Grade
Awards

2019       Global Diversity and Inclusion Award, Bank of America

2019       Recognition by Robbinsville Township for creating awareness through art/poem on Human Trafficking

2018       Award for outstanding achievements by Woman TV India

2016       Recognition Award in Arts Category on International Women's Day by Unique Group at Nashik, Maharashtra, India

2016       Appreciation Message by Honorable Consul General Ambassador Dnyaneshwar Mulay for poem "Four Wise Men", NY, USA

2015       Poem titled "Four Wise Men" won  "Shanware Award" in poetry contest organized by Marathi Vishwa NJ

2015       Was honored with a Recognition Award for raising social awareness through art  by D.R.S. Community

2015       Recognition Award for artworks on "Women's Rights and Empowerment" and valuable contribution towards society - by Rangubai Junnare school Nashik on Women's Day

2014       Was honored with an Appreciation Award for artworks on "Women's Rights and Empowerment" by Indus American Bank

2014       Poem titled "Save Girl" won "Shanware Award" in poetry contest organized by Marathi Vishwa NJ

 

With Bank of America Chairman and CEO Mr. Brian Moynihan at Global Diversity and Inclusion Award Ceremony in Charlotte, NC (2019)

2010        AT&T Simplify your Life (Video Making Contest) – Won Voters' choice 2nd place, USA 

2002       2nd place in “Concepts 2002” for the paper-presentation on “Fruit Analysis using Digital Image Processing”, Pune, Maharashtra, India 
  
2002       Paper-Publication and presentation on  “Digital Signatures- A means of web security” in CSI Journal, Indore Chapter, Madhya Pradesh, India 
  
1995        1st Prize at “College of Military Engineering Painting Exhibition” (Water Color Painting “CME Today”), Pune, Maharashtra, India

1994        Awarded “A” grade in Intermediate Grade Drawing Examination conducted by Government of Maharashtra, India

1994        1st Prize at District level Art contest by “Vanita Vikas Mandal”, Nashik, Maharashtra, India

1994       2nd Prize at State level Art contest held by “Sakal” Newspaper, Nashik, Maharashtra, India


Solo Exhibitions

2018      Officially opened and presented the poem "What a Fate!" based on Human Trafficking, Robbinsville Town Council, NJ

2017      Officially opened and presented the poem "My lonely World" based on Child Abuse, Robbinsville Town Council, NJ


2016      Officially opened and presented the poem "The Last Tick" based on domestic violence, Robbinsville Town Council, NJ

2015      4-days' Exhibit on "Women's Rights and Empowerment", BMM, Los Angeles, CA

2015      "Cultural Art Exchange", D.R.B. Community, Nashik, India

2014       8-days' Exhibit on “Women's Rights and Empowerment” , Consulate General of India NY, New York


2014       “Women's Rights and Empowerment” , National Organization for Women, New Brunswick, NJ

2014       “Women's Rights and Empowerment” , Sneha-Vardhini Mahila Mandal, Nashik, India

2014       “Women's Rights and Empowerment”, D.R.B. Community, Nashik, India

                           
 Poetry Recital @ Robbinsville Town Council, 2017
                         

Selected work at Exhibitions

2018 - "Penguins" - Sold, AAN, Trenton NJ

2017 - "African Colors" -sold, AAN, Trenton NJ


2017 - "Madhubani Peacocks", AAN, Trenton NJ

2017 - "Ganpati in NYC" and "Madhubani Peacocks", Asian Heritage Carnival, Pennington NJ, USA


2016 - “Dancing Ladies” and "Madhubani Radhakrishna" , "Asian Heritage Event" , Pennington NJ, USA

2016“Bliss” exhibited at AAN –   Trenton NJ, USA

2013       “Dancing Ladies” artwork exhibited at “Asian Leadership Network – Diwali/Eid Cultural Event”, Pennington NJ, USA

2013       Collage work on “Global Unity” at “Asian Leadership Network – Diwali/Eid Cultural Event”, Pennington NJ, USA

2013      Cultural table exhibiting Diwali and Eid festivals at “Asian Leadership Network – Diwali/Eid Cultural Event”, Pennington NJ, USA

2010      Exhibited works “Modern Art Warli” and “Warli Art” at “Asian Leadership Network – Diwali 2010”, Pennington NJ, USA

2010      Collage work on “Western India” exhibited at “Asian Leadership Network – Diwali 2010”, Pennington NJ, USA

1995      “College of Military Engineering Painting Exhibition”, Pune, Maharashtra, India

1994      “Sakal Newspapers Drawing Exhibition”, Nashik,  Maharashtra, India

 

Exhibiting at "Asian Leadership Network - Diwali/Eid Cultural Event", Pennington, NJ, USA (2013)
  

Exhibiting at Sneha-Vardhini Mahila Mandal, Nashik, India (2014)

 Other Significant Contributions


2014-Till Date     Cover Page for Antaraal.com

2016-Till Date     Cover page of Quarterly edition  for 'Snehadeep', Maharashtra Mandal NY

2014      Designed the cover page of annual magazine 'Rangadeep' published by Marathi Vishwa NJ and Maharashtra Mandal NY

2003      Designed flyers, banners and business card for “Shangrila Classes”, Nashik, Maharashtra, India

2000      Designed company logo, letterhead and business card for Divine Industries, Sinnar, Maharashtra, India