I have six years of research experience in water resources management, specifically around water conflicts in Indian river basins. For the past few years I have worked as a technical analyst in field of water and agriculture with grassroots as well as international organisations. I have a Masters in water management from TERI University and after masters have taken up research assignments at sub-national, national and South-Asian level with organisations like People’s Science Institute, Uttarakhand, Northern Himalayas; International Centre for Integrated Mountain Development (ICIMOD), Nepal, GB Pant Institute of Himalayan Environment and Development, Uttarakhand, Northern Himalayas, and The Energy and Resources Institute (TERI), New Delhi and Indian Himalayan Region. I am travelled extensively across varied mountain and plains socio-ecological systems for my research work and have gathered decent exposure on working at the grassroots in Indian Himalayan region.I am also an active member of India Rivers Forum, Water conflicts Forum, Rally for Rivers Group, Isha Outreach. I am a meditator, trained to facilitate Upa-Yoga(sub-yoga) sessions.