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Sneha Krishnan

Founder Director

Sneha is a leader in social sector solutioning with her body of work panning areas as diverse as disasters in Asia , farmers in Orissa , children in Solomon Islands and sanitation in Africa

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Nitesh Lohan

Research and Project Coordinator 

Nitesh Lohan is a research officer at Environment Technology & Community Health (ETCH) (Haryana, India) with over three years of experience in disaster management. Her work focuses on WASH, waste management, risk management, climate change, and disaster relief.


Dr. Sharanraj Krishnan

Research Lead - Public Health

Sharan is a health systems specialist with over 5 years of experience as a researcher and practitioner across Haryana, Odisha and Maharashtra. He pursues his PhD at Jawaharlal Nehru University on community health for LGBTQ+ individuals

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Kshirabdhi Tanaya Patra

Project Officer

Kshirabdhi Tanaya Patra is a project officer at ETCH with a background in literature and anthropology. Her work focuses on Gender, Development and allied areas.


Andrew Powell

Practice Lead -Humanitarian

Andy leads humanitarian practice at ETCH. He is a qualified architect with over 15 years of global experience.  His work focuses on school safety and community resilience in disaster risk reduction & post-disaster response in Bangladesh, Haiti, Yemen, Iraq, South Sudan, Lebanon & Asia Pacific


Ghazala Shahnaz

Administration and Research Officer

Ghazala is a public health professional with a physiotherapy background. She has worked on tribal population of India.Her expertise lies in implementing research projects through collaboration with different stakeholders and community engagement.


Atul Shendge

Communications Officer

Atul is a in Public Health professional. He has been working at the grassroots with people living with HIV (PLHIV) and key affected populations (sex workers, drug users, LGBTQIA+ community) for 7 years.  He is currently pursing his Masters In Public Health.

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Shubda Moond

Research Intern

Shubda is a research intern at ETCH, currently pursuing her Master's degree in Disaster Management from the Tata Institute of Social Sciences, Mumbai. She brings valuable experience in disaster policy, sustainability and climate change to her role.

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