About us

Our team

Meet the people who make up the roundtable

Our staff, leadership and members bring the diversity of lived experiences and perspectives we advocate for. Contact us to reach a member of our team.


Varsha Naik, Executive Director

Taranum Khan, RDR Coordinator

Sonika Sharma, Diversity and Inclusion Charter Project Lead

Frishta Bastan, Diversity and Inclusion Charter Project Coordinator

Rushaan Rashid, RDR Intern

Board of directors

Varthan Arulsundaram, Chair

Sarala Uttangi, Secretary

Michelle Yu, Treasurer

Antonette Campbell, Board Member

Michelle Bilek, Board Member

Kashif Marvi, Board Member

Moushumi Chakrabarty, Board Member

Neelam Advani, Board Member

Stacey Beach, Board Member

Varsha Naik, Executive Director, Past Board Chair

Member organizations

ACCES Employment

Afghan Women’s Organization

Big Brothers Big Sisters

Boys and Girls Club of Peel

Brampton Fire

Brampton Library

Brampton Multicultural Community Centre

Caledon Community Services

Caledon Fire and Emergency Services

Caledon Public Library

Catholic Family Services Peel-Dufferin

Centre Mental Health (CMHA)

CNIB – CVRT ILS Vision Loss Rehabilitation Ontario

Coalition of Persons with Disabilities

Culinary Alliance of Ontario

Diversability Development Organization

Dufferin Peel Catholic District School Board

Elizabeth Fry Society

Family Services of Peel

Family Transition Place

Heart House Hospice

Indus Community Services

Interim Place (PCAWA)

Learning Disabilities Association of Peel

Mississauga Fire

Moyo Health Services and Community


Peel Children’s Aid Society (Peel CAS)

Peel Children’s Centre

Peel District School Board

Peel Leadership Centre

Peel Multicultural Council

Peel Newcommer Stratedy Group

Peel Poverty Action Group

Peel Regional Police

Peel Senior Link

PLASP Child Care Services

Punjabi Community Health Services

Region of Peel

Seva Food Bank

Skills for Change

Spectra Helpline – Telecare Ontario

The Art Gallery of Mississauga

The Centre for Education and Training

The City of Brampton

Trillium Health Partners

United Way of Greater Toronto

Wellfort Community Health Services

William Osler Health System

Major funders list