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Our Leadership

SEWAK Board Members 2022-23

Our board members carry the enormous weight SEWAK and play a multi-role leaders who holds the vision of the organisation steady while also getting down to monitor granular operational successes. They represent the entire team of employees and target group in words and deeds.

Amiya Kanta Naik


Amiya Kanta Naik is the current Chairperson of SEWAK. He has been associated with the organization since its inception from 1995 and holding an excellent leadership skill. He played an important role when the organization was going through a difficult situation. He also represents the organization in different networks and committees at district and state level. He has owned the best Youth Award at the State Level. Under his leadership the organization has expanded its work to 09 districts of Odisha by now.

Pradeep Kumar Brahma


Pradeep Kumar Brahma has more than 25 years of experience in development sectors especially in the areas of Organization Development, Strategy development, Livelihood, Natural Resource Management, Child protection, Mother & Child Health, HIV/AIDS, networking and fundraising. He has a Masters in Social Work from a prestigious Institute of Rural Management. He always invites creativity, flexibility and innovations within the organization. He has set up excellent programme monitoring mechanism, project implementation strategies for the organization.

Nilambar Upadhyay

Director HR & Finance

Mr. Nilambar Upadhyay is a result driven finance professional with more than 20 years of progressive experience. He acquires sound knowledge on legal and financial requirements of Non-Government Organizations (NGOs). In addition with finance, he also handles the HR operations of the organization. He holds a Master degree in Business Administration. He has been the key force behind strengthening and digitalization of the HR & financial system (staff insurance, internal audit system and personal security and other beneficial schemes for the staffs) donor reporting and development of different Manual for the organization.‍

Chakradhar Pruseth

Programme Manager, Livelihood

Chakradhar Pruseth has an enriched experience of more than 35 years in development sector. He holds a very keen knowledge on Livelihood, Agriculture, Horticulture, Animal Resources. He is an excellent Community mobilizer, Coordinator and Supervisor. He played an active role in expanding the Livelihood programme of the organization horizontally and vertically. Also he is a good Resource Person in the aforesaid fields. Under his sound leadership the organization is now working with more than 20,000 farmers , 10 Farmer’s Producer Organisations and 650 SGHs.

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