Dr. Tamishra Patnaik (Managing Director)
An academic by profession and administrator by instinct, Tamishra has successfully moulded both these qualities to provide Dolls n Dons the drive, direction and discipline.
Before her associations with Dolls n Dons, she held academic positions at Rizvi College of Engineering, Mumbai and D.J. Shanghvi Engineering College, Mumbai.
An alumnus of Hindu College, New Delhi, she holds a Ph.D. degree in Polymer Chemistry and is credited with a number of research publications in various International Research Journals.
Prativa Patnaik (Director )
Prativa Patnaik runs all the financial affairs of Dolls N Dons. While managing a busy household over the last 47 years, raising her 3 children, she conceptualized & lent strong support in building Dolls N Dons successfully.
She likes to spend time with children especially keeping an eye on their safety & well-being. She has a giving personality, takes immense pride in the activities of the school and in making sure that parents and the school – together - produce the best learning and fun experience for the kids.
Anindita Pattanaik (Advisor )
Anindita is instrumental in making Dolls N Dons attractive and engaging for all children so that learning is fun for every child to realize and attain his/her potential. She provides guidance on overall school performance (managing curriculum, professional development of staff, procurement of educational resources etc) and improved parent-teacher relations.
In addition, since 2011, she has been engaged with The British School, Kathmandu as the Primary Eco Representative (2011) and the Class Representative (2012 and 2013). She is an active member of Parent Teacher Association of The British School, Kathmandu.
Anindita spent several years in working on social development issues and social sector policy after completing Master in Psychology and Master in Social Work from Delhi University.
Sukalyani Swain (Advisor)
Sukalyani is key to bringing in innovative learning ideas & progams to Dolls N Dons by working closely with some of the best schools in the world. She enriches the core program offered by Dolls N Dons with unique programs input from several Australian, American & UK schools.
Sukalyani spent few years in working on social development after completing Master of Political Science from Delhi University. Recently, she completed a Masters degree in Counseling & Public Health from University of Macquarie, Sydney.