The Team

SEESHA Team members across the country work towards the common goal of transforming lives and bringing about the sustainable development of communities by uplifting the underprivileged children through quality education, providing affordable healthcare to the downtrodden, and empowering people by enhancing their capacities. The team of professionals at SEESHA includes trained and experienced medical/paramedical personnel, physiotherapists, special educators, social workers, development professionals, livelihood experts, and media & communication specialists.


Staff Body

Chennai Office Team

The nucleus of the SEESHA team works from the head office located in Chennai. This core team takes care of the administration, coordinates the projects in the field, liaisons with individual and corporate partners, and ensures the smooth functioning of the organisation.

Dr. J. Samuel Thomas
Chief Operating Officer
Mr.Selvan Suthakar D
Head – HR & Training
Mr.Prabakaran Samdass C.A.,
Head - Finance
Dr.P.T. Rajan
Head - Strategy Program Implementation & New Initiatives
Dr.Joel Bose Ph.D.,
Head-in-charge - Projects & Skills Development
Mr.Sherine David SA
Dy.Head - Program Development & Promotions

Healthcare Team

The health outreach team consists of medical and paramedical staff, working enthusiastically towards preventing disease and promoting health and well-being among the local communities in and around Karunya Nagar, Coimbatore as well as in rural regions of North East India. The primary goal of this team is to provide quality healthcare at affordable prices to the poor.

Medical Team

Dr. Shilpa Samuel Dhinakaran
Medical Officer, Head – Quality Systems
Dr. Sheila Daniel
Psychiatric Social Worker

Field-level Implementers

The teams in the different field locations act as channels of development, facilitating and implementing projects designed for specific communities. They directly interact with the communities, understanding their problems and needs and bringing about positive changes in their lives.


More than 200 volunteers across the nation support the staff in multiple ways. This group of enthusiastic people, together, add value to the extent and effectiveness of SEESHA's reach.