Executive Committee

Harshwardhan Agarwal, Vice President 
Mr.Harshwardhan Agarwal is an architect and social worker. He has a special interest in children's development. Mr. Agarwal has been supporting GBS programs and projects with body and soul for a long. He is currently serving as Vice President of GBS.


Bhawani Shanker Kusum, Secretary 
Email: gbsbsk@sancharnet.in, bskusum@gmail.com

Mr. Bhawani Kusum is a senior Gandhian and long time social activist who conceptualized and founded Gram Bharati Samiti as a charity organization in consultation with and support of a team of social workers. Since its inception he has been playing vital role by taking care of administration, project planning, implementation and evaluation, developing IEC materials etc. Bhawani has served as NGO delegate for Asia Pacific in the UNAIDS Program Coordinating Board (PCB) for 2 years (2006-2007) and as NGO Observer for Asia pacific in the Climate Investment Fund (CTF) Committee of the World Bank for 2 years (2010-2011). He is member at PMNCH (WHO) and United Nations Coalition against Corruption (UNCAC). He is currently serving as Secretary & Executive Director of GBS.

Kusum Jain, Joint Secretary
Ms. Kusum Jain is a long time social activist worked for many years with leprosy and HIV/AIDS patients. She is the first woman activist coming forward with high spirit and confidence to work in the field of HIV/AIDS in 1991. She has devoted herself to empower the poor rural women through awareness and education and making them economically self reliant after getting training on “Women’s Empowerment through Entrepreneurship Development” from The Crane field University, U.K. Kusum has been conferred with ‘Award for Women’s Creativity in Rural Life (‘Giving hope to the helpless’) by the Women’s World Summit Foundation, Geneva and was selected as ‘Management Gurus of Rural India’ by SNDT Women’s University, Mumbai under a process of selection for Janakidevi Bajaj Puraskar. She is serving as Joint Secretary, GBS.