Ritupon is a social development worker with expertise on result based management, youth development, gender and human rights. He worked in Indo-Global Social Service Society, an Indian donor agency, for 12 years before joining FST in August 2016. He is well acquainted with the development discourse in India.
Smriti Rekha Das
Finance & Operations Manager
Smriti an MBA by qualification has worked with Bharti Airtel from 2005 to 2012. She was working as a Revenue Analyst in both the marketing and finance department of the organisation. Her core skills are Finance and Accounts management. She joined FST in 2015 and since then she handles administration, HR and Accounts.
Rimakshi is an M.Sc in Ecology and Environmental Science from Assam University, Silchar. She has earlier worked with Centre for Environment Education, Northeast and Indian Institute of Entrepreneurship, Guwahati. She has nearly 4 and a half years of experience in the development sector. She joined FST in August, 2019 as the Program Manager.
Resource Mobilisation Manager
Anamika is an arts graduate and pursued Masters in Human right as well as PGD in NGO management from Delhi University. She started her career in the development sector with Oxfam India as a Fundraising Executive and where she started fundraising operations in Guwahati and also raised fund for Medicine Sans Frontiers - MSF India under centre for fundraising for a span of 3 consecutive years. Having an overall experience 11 years in the development sector, she has been the speaker at different Fundraising workshop, specially taking session for face to face fundraising & tele-facing. She joined FST as a Resource Mobilisation Manager on the first of June, 2020 .
Ankita is an MBA in Media Management from Amity University, Noida with an experience of 4 years in the field of online media, publications and television. She is also a diploma holder in Foreign Business Language (FBL in Francaise/ French Language). Prior to joining FST she was working with NPS International School, Guwahati as a French PRT/TGT. She joined FST in April, 2017. She handles the media and communications section of the organisation.
Accounts and Admin Officer
Bibhash comes from a commerce background. After completing his Bachelor's degree he joined a chartered accountant firm as an Audit Associate. He is also associated with a travel company where he looks after the accounts. He joined FST in October, 2016. Presently he is working as an Accounts and Admin Officer at FST.
Program Officer/ State Co-Ordinator (Assam)
Rituparna is an MSW from Tata Institute of Social Sciences. He has an experience of 3 years with grassroot level organisations. He was also involved with a community based organisation in Majuli. He is an ardent storyteller and has a flair in writing. He joined FST in July, 2020.
Kakugha T Aye
State Co-Ordinator (Nagaland)
Kakugha completed his Masters in Political Science from St. Joseph's College, Autonomous, Bangalore. Having more than 10 years’ experience working as student leader in Nagaland, he worked briefly as an office secretary to a retired IAS officer from Nagaland. He also served as human rights activist and an executive member of International Human Rights Council, Nagaland state board. Has also engaged with other Dimapur based NGO like Dimapur District GBs Association, for grassroot activities and society upliftment in the past. Executive member of Nagaland Import Export Association, govt registered. He was also conferred as the Official Campus Ambassador for International Model United Nations (IMUN) 2020. He joined FST in August, 2020.
State Co-Ordinator (Manipur)
A Master of philosophy (M.phil) in Sociology from Assam University, Silchar, Suraj had earlier worked in Pradhan Mantri Kaushal Vikas yojana (PMKVY) Imphal as a state co-ordinator for nearly one and half years. He joined FST in August,2020.