EXECUTIVE AND ADVISORY BOARD

YEAR [2017-2018]

Executive & Advisory Board

BOARD OF DIRECTORS

Rita Mustaphi
Rita Mustaphi
President

Living in Minnesota since 1971, Rita is a renowned and accomplished dancer. She is one of the founding members of the BAM and also the founder and the artistic director of Minneapolis based Katha Dance Theatre. She is driven to promote the rich cultural values to our growing community.

Joydeep Haldar
Joydeep Haldar
Outreach Chair

Since moving to Minnesota recently, Joydeep has been a very active member of the Bengali community. He is passionate about Theater as well as to make the community culturally prolific.

Arnab Biswas
Arnab Biswas
Food Chair

Arnab has been involved with Bengali community events for the last several years and has been instrumental in seeing the BAM events through. He enjoys singing and has been a regular in the BAM cultural events.

Koel Ghosh
Koel Ghosh
Cultural Chair

What motivates Koel is good quality collaborative work that reflects inclusivity and creates a sense of belonging and a shared pride in the work. She is a long-term member of the community with a passion for multiple art forms.

Rwiddhiman Dasgupta
Treasurer

Treasurer

Jyotirmoy Roy
Jyotirmoy Roy
Secretary, Communications Chair

Long time member of the community, Jyotirmoy is a career technocrat and an artist at heart. He is eager to give back and see the community more inclusive, tolerant and caring.

ADVISORY & COMPLIANCE COMMITTEE

Ranja Tarafdar
ACC Member
Pranab Chatterjee
ACC Member
Ashoke Mandal
ACC Member