Management Team


Nav Jagriti has a team of professionals with requisite Projects, technical skills, sound leadership, experience and knowledge to deliver best goal of the projects .


  • Dr. Dinesh Kumar Mishra

  • Dr. Dinesh Kumar Mishra after completion of technical degree from IIT Kharagpur came North Bihar in the year 1987 to know the reasons of flood and its vulnerability on people. He found that due to wrong planning of goverment, flood comes and destroy the lives of people.
    Realizing the facts, he formed Jal Jamao Virodhi Sangharsh Samiti (Informal Institute of People) to make free land from water logged land involved people in agriculture practice on reclaimed land to secure their livelihood. Mr. Jitendra Kumar, director of Nav Jagriti at taht time was young, He came in contact with the Dr. Dinesh Kumar Mishra and under the guidance of him formed Nav Jagriti in the year 1993. Dr. Dinesh Kumar Mishra also worked on flood issues. He has written many book on flood issues and recognized by the State and Central Government.

  • Sri Satyendra Prasad

  • Dr. Satyendra Prasad holds the degree in Bachelor of Homeopathic, Medicine and Surgery from B.R Ambedkar University. During his work as medical professional he observed that poor health plays a very demonic role in crushing the household economy. He also observed situation turns worst during the flood when a child gets affected with communicable diseases especially with diarrhea. Children were dying that shocked him completely. Thus he started organizing the free health camp during the flood and served the people affected with fatal flood. He also joined the movement led by Jitendra Kumar and Manju Devi and become the core member of “Jal jamao virodhee sangharsh samiti ”. Later on he joined the board of NJ in 1993.

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  • Dr. Rambali Singh

  • Dr. Rambali is one of our senior-most professional and mentor in Nav Jagriti. He completed his P.hd in agriculture extension education from Gorakhpur University in 1985 where he had submitted his thesis on "Method and Designing of Social Research". He has also published a book title "aay ke sadhan" in 2013 which gives an overview of establishing the "seed bank" at the village level.
    Dr. Rambali has a very deep understanding of agriculture, value chain and the issues related to the farmers which he has earned through his 28 years of associations with many national & international organizations. With Nav Jagriti, he has been associated from last 10 years and worked on different domains of the projects. Currently, he has been implementing the project of Pulse development (India Grain legume cluster development, Policy, Production and Nutrition) in Siwan district of Bihar as agriculture specialist.

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  • Mr. Upesh Dubey

  • Upesh Dubey has accomplished his M.Sc. Agricultural from Dr.B.R.A University, Agra in 1998. He has 18 years experiences in creating sustainable value chain practices in the field of agriculture in rural India. Upesh has worked with various reputed organization like Aga khan rural support Programme and Green Earth Organization as development specialist. Currently, he has been working as Project manager of Saran and Siwan district, Bihar and implementing the project of Pulse development (India Grain legume cluster development, Policy, Production and Nutrition).

  • Mr. Ashish Prakash

  • Ashish Prakash holds a master degree in social work with the specialization in criminology and justice from Tata Institute of social sciences, Mumbai. He has 5 years of experience working with the national and international organization in India. He has implemented the health and livelihood projects in Rajasthan, Chattisgarh, Orissa, Assam, Uttar Pradesh and Bihar.Prior to Nav Jagriti, He was associated with Healing fields foundation and Lepra India.Currently, he has been working with Nav Jagriti and extend his support to sexual and maternal health, disaster risk reduction and livelihood projects. Ashish has a strong commitment and problem-solving skills at both grass-roots and management level

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  • Mr. Pramod Kumar

  • Pramod Kumar holds a post graduation in Political science from DAV college, Siwan, Bihar. He has worked with many national and international organization like Unicef, Sutra consultancy as process monitoring consultant and programme coordinator in the different area of Bihar. He has 14 years experience in the social sector. Nav Jagriti recognizes him for his great contribution in planning, development, and implementation of management information system (MIS). He has excellent supervisory skills. In Nav Jagriti he is responsible for microcomputer management, data management, and data security of the projects. He has strong problem solving and analytical skills.

  • Mr. Zakiuddin

  • Zakiuddin holds Bachelor of Arts degree from Magadh University. He has worked with CWS, Secunderabad as admin and account officer. With Nav Jagriti he has been associated from last six years and supporting the finance and HR manager. Zakiuddin is very competent in planning and coordinating the admin procedures and devising a way to streamline processes. Currently, he supervises daily support operation of the projects. He also assists Nav Jagriti in monitoring the budget expenses align with the project activities.