SAAPRI would like to thank Dhara Puvar for her years of service as Executive Director of SAAPRI. We are grateful for her years of service and appreciate all the work she has done as the Executive Director of SAAPRI. We would also like to welcome SAAPRI’s incoming Executive Director, Shobhana Johri Verma.
We appreciate all the work Dhara has done in support of our communities and look forward to continuing our work with Shobhana, who brings years of experience working with the City of Chicago Board of Elections as Director of South Asian Outreach. Throughout her career, Shobhana has been committed to community service and seeking meaningful opportunities to promote diversity and civic engagement.