Mukhtar Thakur (Host...

(Creator and Executive Producer) was awarded the 1997 Minnesota Governor’s Certificate of Commendation for voluntary service to the community- for his volunteer work as co-presenter of SANGAM-a weekly radio program since 1990 on KFAI Fresh Air Radio. In July 2004, he was appointed by the...

Kaleel Ahmed (Host)

Kaleel is a consumer brand marketing executive at a large multinational and has resided in the Twin Cities since 1991. He is an active volunteer in the Twin Cities community with special interests in social, political and human rights issues

Nitika Moibi (Host)

Nitika is a public policy professional and has worked in the field of program evaluation, health care access and environmental health. She is a travel enthusiast and is interested in issues of diaspora, multiculturalism and media. She lives in the twin cities.

Suchi Sairam (host)

Suchi Sairam has lived in the Twin Cities since 2000, and is a craft enthusiast and travel aficionado. In addition to her diverse business experience and passion for Indian classical performing arts, she volunteers her time to support arts institutions, women’s professional development,...

Ejaz Saifullah

  Ejaz Saifullah is a web developer & graphic designer by profession and is the creative director, principle editor and photographer for ‘Diversity in Focus’ and the co-production — ‘Geetmala’. His day job is running Corridor Design, a full service web...

Nasir Mohammed

Nasir has been a part of the twin cities Indian community since 1985. He is a software manager at a large multi-national and attended the Univ. of Minnesota.

Adil Khan

Adil Khan has been a Minnesotan since he migrated to the USA in 1985, from Hyderabad, India. He is an active member within the Indo-Pak and Islamic community and has offered his services as a volunteer for various community occasions.Nasir Mohammed Nasir has been a part of the twin cities...

Shakil

Shakil has been working on Geetmala for over six years. He has worked in many aspects of production from camera work, editing, and web development. You can read his blog or follow him on tumblr.

Adeeb

Adeeb has worked on camera, sound, and web development over the course of six or so years on Geetmala. He aspires to be a software engineer.

Zayn

Cameraman for Geetmala. He’s been working with Geetmala for over five years.

Hector Garcia | The Chicano Latino Affairs Council Sep01

Hector Garcia | The ...

(701) – Discussion on Community Organzation Host | Mukhtar Thakur        Hector Garcia is executive director of the Chicano Latin Affairs Council (CLAC), a state government agency created in 1978 to advise Minnesota’s governor and legislators on issues of importance to...

Dr. Josie R. Johnson | Civil Rights Leader Sep08

Dr. Josie R. Johnson...

(702) – Perspectives on Civil Rights  Host | Nitika Moibi        Josie Johnson was born in Houston, Texas, on October 7, 1930. Josie is the daughter of a Houston-based civil rights leader. She has played an active role in the civil rights movement since her teenage...

Roshini Rajkumar | Communication Coach and Radio Host Sep15

Roshini Rajkumar | C...

(703) – Aspects of powerful communication Host | Suchi Sairam       Roshini Rajkumar, communication coach, speaker and author, and host of WCCO radio program “News & Views”, explores aspects of powerful communication. She is noted for ability to identify...