Aradhana (Anna) Asava

Aradhana (Anna) Asava

Co-Founder, The Indian American Council

Aradhana (Anna) Asava is a results-oriented professional with an eye for creative problem solving, a proven track record of leading organization-wide transformational programs, and over 20 years of experience in the Global Information Technology industry. In 2009, Anna left corporate America to engage in impactful philanthropy.

Anna has built up significant experience giving time and resources in the nonprofit sector, including leading a nonprofit focused on children’s literacy in India; organizing donor and volunteer groups around humanitarian causes; and mobilizing an entire community around the issue of food insecurity across the U.S.

Anna and her husband founded HungerMitao (wipe out hunger) in 2017, with a
goal to galvanize the Indian American community around helping fight food
insecurity through local food banks. In 3 years since its launch, the HungerMitao
movement has spread to multiple cities and has enabled over 30 million meals.