Swapna Mirashi is an author of 4 books, director of 2 youth theatre performances for kids and youngsters. She has been actively involved in educational and creative projects for and by young adults in various capacities - as a trainer, facilitator, quiz master, theatre director, and author. She has parallely worked with professionals from top banks and educational and creative organizations as a consultant, trainer and facilitator.
Besides the vast experience, she brings a child-like curiosity and exuberance and an acquired wisdom of an adult to her writing, training and directing young people.
Swapna has been studying the dynamics of 3Ms - Money, Mind and Media and its influence on modern life and parenting. She writes, speaks and moderates discussions on range of topics in the above domain.
Previously, Swapna served on the Steering Committee for Financial Literacy of the Reserve Bank of India. She developed content for financial literacy training for youngsters (ICICI Foundation) and for parents (Monetary Authority of Singapore’s Institute for Financial Literacy). Swapna has advised banks and institutions on their financial literacy programmes.
She currently serves on the board of Udaan Foundation, a charitable trust she co-founded with her husband and volunteers as a Museum Docent with the Friends of the Museums, Singapore for STPI Creative Workshop & Gallery.
MBA by qualification, Swapna has experience in Journalism, Advertising & Marketing and Education. Swapna has lived and worked in various cities in India, in Sydney, Australia and in Singapore. She is currently based in Cincinnati, USA with her corporate warrior husband and their 13-year-old daughter.