Our team

Management Team

Aparna Srivastava(President/CEO)

Aparna ,a passionate social worker with Masters in Social Work from Lucknow University and enormous experience of work in various fields which includes social sector,

FMCG and Banking. During her working tenure she has spend decade of time in interacting with various categories of individuals for understanding the requirements for better livelihood. Aparna is also a certified trainer from International Labor Organization and has conducted various workshops on entrepreneurship. To make youth industry ready she trains youth on personality development and retail management.

Arvind Singh Mahara

A rich experience in the field of hospitality which has span of almost 15 years and covers 5 star hotels to retail international chain,
abroad and in India. Currently aasociated with Pizza Hut as regional head. 

Souls Voluntering with us

Babita Nair

Babita Nair,Dominoes-Over 8 years of cross functional experience in area of Training, Content Development, Certification process, Behavioral Trainings, Recruitment, Pre opening Training, Employee engagement,

On the job growth ; development Reason for volunteering: Identifying community skills, assets, issues and needs; Ensuring that local people have their say; Developing new resources in dialogue with the community and evaluating existing programmes; Building links with other groups and agencies; Helping to raise public awareness on issues relevant to the community.

Vivek Batra

Completed BA Hons in Hospitality Management from University of Wales. Have around 6+ years of experience in hospitality industry. Started my career in operations and eventually moved into training.

Have good experience of Operations and Training with top brands in QSR industry namely McDonalds, KFC and Dominos Pizza. Enjoy Cooking and Playing Video games on my Playstation. Reason for Volunteering: I want to volunteer in Guiding Souls as i wanted to work with an NGO who provides Training and Education through various programs to people. Since i am a skilled professional in Training it is the best opportunity where i can contribute to society through my gained skill. I would be happy if my skill is utilized for the nation. I would also sharpen my skills further if get such exposure and involved in such learning programs.

Mukesh Pandey

Mukesh Pandey is an activist who is committed to convince and sensitize people to save and love environment. Throughout his five years work, while handling different programs, he has taken responsibility to work

with community directly. He has convinced many in his Village and nearby area about the importance of having a Clean and Green environment, and has persuaded many of them (of conservative mindset) to plant trees and have clean environment around them wherever possible. Currently he is focusing to mitigate migration of tribal at Myorpur Sonebhadra Uttar-Pradesh. Considering the root cause of migration of Tribal, he with the help of volunteers and villagers has started to turn mindset of farmers towards adopting "Climate Smart Agriculture" Under the NABARD's scheme, he has trained many farmers to use climate resilient seeds, crop and judicious use of natural resources to get more benefit for long times. As deforestation also destroyed livelihood of tribal, therefore bringing them in their loving livelihood, Mukesh has started an orchard based livelihood program for 600 tribal where verity of fruit plants have been planted in 700 acres and tribal has started intercropping in their barren land as well. He has successfully organized several times mega plantation drive programs, to stop deforestation, Mukesh Pandey is also an ILO's (International labor organization) certified green business trainer, and has imparted training in various states of India. He has done PGDMN (post graduate diploma in NGOs Management) from EDI (Entrepreneurship Development Institute of India) Ahemdabad India.


Lata is an internationally certified life coach and NLP Practitioner. As a life coach, she works with kids, parents, women and individuals who want to excel and achieve the best in life. She conducts various life skill and emotional intelligence workshops in Schools, Colleges, NGOs, and Corporates.

Lata is passionate about helping people and she love connecting with them and seeing them achieve their goals. 
Lata has accomplished her certification from International Coach Federation (ICF) and the Certified Coaches Alliance - two of the most respected Coach Certification organizations in the world. She did her NLP Practitioner Certification from ANLP GOA.

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