Rucha graduated from the George Washington University in May of 2019, where she received her BA in International Affairs with minors in Religion and Public Health.
Prior to joining Indiaspora, Rucha interned at the Hudson Institute, within the Initiative on the Future of India and South Asia department. She has also held intern positions at the Human Impacts Institute and Sponsors for Educational Opportunity.
Rucha is originally from the tristate area, where she has learned Bharatanatyam and Hindustani Classical Music. She is also an avid equestrian, and enjoys spending time out on the trails when the weather is nice.