Archana is a trained social development professional with a Master’s degree from Xavier’s Institute of Social Service, Ranchi, Jharkhand. She has an experience of over 13 years in non- profit sector, managed program operations across diverse thematic areas.
Coming from a tribal household,she has an intrinsic understanding of the tribal issues and has a strong drive to work for the upliftment of the tribal societies who are often deprived of many benefits. She joined PHIA Foundation Ranchi office in October 2021 and was managing PHIA COVID-19 humanitarian response project in the state Currently she is managing a rights and entitlements programs which focuses on establishing a grievance redressal mechanism through a joint initiative of government as well as consortium of civil societies across 100 blocks of Jharkhand. In her leisure time, she loves spending time with family, friends. She is very fond of painting and doodling. She is a nature lover and loves gardening.