Our Team

People Behind SRDF

Mr. Samba Sivarao Allam

Mr. Rao is a Founder & Managing Trustee of the SRD Foundation is a first-generation entrepreneur has over 6 years of experience. He is currently the Managing Director of M/s Palnadu Healthcare LLP & M/s Sri Dharma shastra agencies at Guntur. He puts a great deal of emphasis on Social Welfare. He founded a Foundation with a focus on Rural India and adopted over 15 villages in Andhra Pradesh to work on their self-sufficiency in water, health, education and livelihood. Mr. Rao has been associated with various charitable organizations and social causes aimed at alleviating various social malaise and bridging the gap or disparity in the society through various initiatives on education, healthcare, livelihood and capacity building since last five years.


KHUSHBU is a Co-founder of the SRD Foundation & works full time as its Director. Khushbu completed her BSC life science degree from the university of Mumbai and working as an Independent Medical lab consultant for various hospitals from last 10 years. She assisted various pathologist across the Mumbai for setting up new diagnostic centres. She won several prestigious competitions in Indian classical dance. Khushbu is especially interested in Education that is Joyful and empowering.

Advisory Board Members

The Board consists of a group of highly accomplished individuals from diverse backgrounds and expertise and development sector who share a common passion for empowering women and girls to alleviate poverty and reduce social exclusion.The board is formed for a period of two years and a few independent members of eminence and reputation are nominated each year. Members of this board meet once every quarter.

Mr. Shiva

A healthcare consultant by profession with specialisation in Pharmacy and Public health management. He has more than 8 years of experience and started his career as healthcare consultant with govt of Andhra Pradesh with in 2013. He has implemented large-scale public-private partnership programs with multiple government departments from state level. He has working experience with WWF and the Global Fund. He has rich experience in strategy formulation & implementation and working with government & CSR bodies.

Dr. Jyothsna

A doctor by profession with specialisation in MD General Medicine. Dr. Dr. Jyothsna has 8+ years of clinical experience, she is helping in the implementation of regular Health, Wellness and awareness camps for children, women and senior citizens.

Mrs. Rajya Lakshmi

She has over 13 years of experience in teaching, training, project management and in her current role as director academics at Sarada school, she is leading a team of 25 people from varied background including teachers & workers.

Mr. Bhagyaraju Vidadala

A scientist by profession with specialisation in Master of Pharmacy. He has more than 5 years of experience in pharma industry and especially interested in teaching & volunteering.