Ritupon Gogoi
Executive Director
Email: ed@fstindia.org

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
Email: fa@fstindia.org

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.

Chitralekha Baruah 
Program Manager 

Email: prog@fstindia.org

Chitralekha is an MA in Social Anthropology under Gauhati University and Master of Communication & Journalism under IDOL, Gauhati University. She worked with many well-known organisations such as NIRD, North East Network (NEN), Assam Mahila Samata Society etc. since 2005 serving the positions of consultant, research associate to name a few. She is a proud recipient of a state award for Investigative Journalism on Women Issues in the year 2012 for her article published in The Assam Tribune newspaper. She also received a media fellowship from Directorate of Information & Public Relations, Assam in 2018 for an individual project on Witch Hunting. She joined FST as a Program Manager on 4th of December, 2018.

Devangana Aideo 
Program Officer 
Email: devangana@fstindia.org 

Devangana is a Master in Sociology from Delhi School of Economics, Delhi University. Post academics she worked with organisations namely Society for All Round Development (SARD), Food First Information and Action Network (FIAN) and Smile Foundation since 2016. She joined FST in October, 2017. Presently she is working as a Program Officer at FST.

Bibhash Deka
Accounts and Admin Officer 
Email: finance@fstindia.org

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.


Ankita Kakaty
Communication Officer 
Email: comms@fstindia.org

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 French). Prior to joining FST she was working with NPS International School, Guwahati. She joined FST in April, 2017. She handles the media and communications section of the organisation.

Udeshna Konwar
Program Officer

Email: udeshna@fstindia.org

Udeshna is a Masters in Social Work from Bosco Institute Jorhat. Post her academics, she worked on slum development & Personal Safety Education Program in Jorhat & Golaghat Districts of Assam. She is a Youth Involve Fellow from the year 2015 to 2017. She has also started a charitable trust called "We Care" in Jorhat district of Assam in the year of 2015.  She Joined FST in July 2018. Presently she is working as Project Officer at FST.

Renu Pathak
Office Assistant

Renu has been associated with FST since its inception. She handles the overall maintenance of the office premises.