PRIYA DAS is co-founder and Vice President of Programming Strategy for Mosaic America. She sets the creative direction for Mosaic programming and is responsible for artist relations, and community outreach. A trained Bharatanatyam dancer, Priya is also an arts critic and columnist. She is an alumna of Multicultural Arts Leadership Institute (MALI) and SVCreates’ MindShare program. Priya works as a Consultant at an international eCommerce company in Silicon Valley and holds degrees in Business and Computer Science.
USHA SRINIVASAN Usha Srinivasan is the co-founder and president of Mosaic America. Usha has served on the Santa Clara City Cultural Commission and on the Board of World Arts West, the producer of the San Francisco Ethnic Dance Festival. An alumna of Multicultural Arts Leadership Institute, she was selected by Knight Foundation as a Creative Community Fellow in 2016.
Prior to founding Sangam Arts, Usha worked in the hi-tech industry for nearly fifteen years. She holds a Master’s degree in Electrical Engineering from Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute in Troy, NY and an MBA from Stanford University’s Graduate School of Business.