WHO WE ARE
Our community is made up of individuals from all walks of life who share a common bond of Indian culture and heritage. We are a diverse and inclusive community that welcomes all who share our values of unity, respect, and harmony.
Meet our committee members
Committee members of Australian Indian Cultural Society Incorporated
Gurpreet is the president of AICSI and is a very proactive member of Manningham community. Manager by profession in a Consulting company and a volunteer by heart, Gurpreet brings a wealth of experience which he gained by working with Manningham Council on a number of advisory committees in recent years.
Gurpreet is also a certified junior AFL coach, coordinated Auskick in Doncaster as an Auskick Director for 3 years and loves promoting sports in young age. Gurpreet was also recognised during Manningham Volunteer Recognition Program in 2022 and now looking forward to engage with Indian community to promote harmony.
Meet Barinder, Vice President of AICSI. She is the epitome of modern-day intelligence; a smart and socially conscious mother of two amazing children, and also holds a position of project manager with a leading consultancy in Melbourne.
She is a firm believer in the power of social and cultural awareness, has a great love for cultural activities and events as well as , also appreciates opportunities to bring community together. Her family not only supports but also frequently engages in community events and cultural celebrations in neighbourhood.
Barinder will be working closely on various projects and initiatives along with key members and volunteers of the organisation to ensure AICSI's vision and mission are on track and also supporting the event management with her past experience.
Jeevika holds the position of Secretary with AICSI, a mother, working full time and a process oriented team member. Jeevika boasts some solid experience that she has gained from her working life but also being a volunteer with Melbourne's Kashmiri committee for a number of years.
Jeevika is a great hustler, mentor and a backbone on this initiative. She will be seen working on various upcoming projects to uplift Indian community in Melbourne's Eastern suburbs.
Shivam Mann, an accountant with one of the top notch 5 star hotels in Melbourne, a father of two young children, a super busy man but a very humble personality.
Shivam understands the ins and outs of the accountancy and knows how to execute projects yet remain on budget. Shivam is a strong believer of community bonding, strengthening relationships and loves basketball.
Shivam will be the key driver and active participant in AICSI's all financial initiatives.
Anurag is our Volunteer Lead, a true leader who is always ready to support individuals, organisations and wellbeing initiatives.
He is an electrical engineer by profession and a busy family man who is also an active member of Kashmiri community.
Anurag is key member of AICSI committee, who leads by example and look for ways to include volunteers.
If you are looking to connect with AICSI, you must contact Anurag and he'll navigate you to our upcoming initiatives.