Associate, Donor Services
As a Donor Engagement Associate, Manu supports institutional donors in their giving journey by collaborating with internal and external partners. Her fascination with data makes her a strong operational colleague and her enthusiasm for innovation enhances SVCF’s donor partnerships.
Manu is a proud first-generation immigrant to the United States. Prior to moving to the America, Manu spent 6 years practicing dentistry in Indian communities with limited resources. She also partnered with Colgate-Palmolive India Bright Smiles, Bright Futures Initiative to provide disadvantaged children with free dental screenings and oral health education. She also volunteered with CDA Cares Volunteer Dental Camps to support dental professionals and community volunteers expanding dental services to areas most in need. She then transitioned to the nonprofit sector as an intern at Active Plus, a New York City-based nonprofit, where she helped establish HR operations for the organization.
Manu is a Golden Gate University graduate with a Master’s in Human Resource Management. She holds certificates in business communication, supervision and management and bachelor’s in dental sciences.Manu is passionate about volunteerism and donates her time to several organizations in the Bay Area. During her free time, Manu enjoys hiking, cooking and spending time with her family.