Operations & Grants Manager
Amrita has been an integral part of Infosys Foundation USA since its inception. She manages the day-to-day operations with a "can do" attitude and enjoys the opportunities to work with various grantees. As Operation Lead she oversees the entire grant making process lifecycle and coordinates all funded programs.
Amrita holds a Masters in Business Administration and has over 12 years of work experience in Operations, Sales, HR and Finance functions. The best part of her job is working with the most passionate and amazing people and together making a difference in CS and Maker Education. She advocates making and is an artist who creates hand painted nontoxic stained wine glasses.
Anurag Varma is Head of Global Government and Public Affairs for Infosys Limited, a global technology consulting firm, where he develops and executes public policy strategies involving national and regional governments in each of the company’s key markets, including the U.S., Canada, Europe, Australia and India.
In this role, Anurag has driven the company’s efforts to integrate into its business model the holistic engagement of stakeholders in each community in which it does business. This initiative includes forging partnerships in each national market and submarkets with government, business organizations, tech industry associations, educational institutions, community organizations and others. In the U.S., since May 2017, the key States where Infosys has focused its new investments, and corresponding ecosystem engagement, have been Indiana, North Carolina, Rhode Island, Connecticut, Arizona and Texas.
Prior to joining Infosys, Anurag lived in Washington, D.C. where he served as public policy counsel before the U.S. Congress and Administration on behalf of foreign sovereign clients, Indian private sector interests and Indian American trade associations. He also provided strategic trade advice, engaged U.S. and Indian government officials, and coordinated legal strategy for U.S. multinationals facing market entry and other policy matters in India.
In addition to his public law and policy work, Anurag served on the lead plaintiffs’ counsel teams for national civil rights class action cases on behalf of African American farmers and Native American farmers resulting in settlements of over $2 billion and $760 million, respectively.
Anurag is married to a human and civil rights lawyer, Monika Kalra Varma. They reside in Northern California with their 3 children: Ambika (10), Akshay (6), and Amrit (6).
Corporate Secretary and General Counsel
Bethany Quinn serves as Corporate Secretary and General Counsel for the Foundation.
Director of Executive Communications, Office of the President and Infosys Foundation USA
Justine is Director of Communications, Office of the President and Infosys Foundation USA. In this role, she leads messaging for the Infosys Foundation USA, as well as for Infosys Ltd.’s President Ravi Kumar.
Before joining Infosys, Justine worked at the World Economic Forum on the Digital Economy and Society initiative where she led business engagement and crafted communications for this work. She was previously on the Strategic Partnerships team at the World Economic Forum, where she advised top-tier partners in the ICT, Consumer and Healthcare industries on their engagement and positioning within the Forum. Justine has experience in account management, executive engagement and high-level messaging. Prior to her time at WEF, Justine worked in program development and constituent engagement at Concordia and the Clinton Global Initiative. She also spent time teaching English in Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam.
She holds a BA in History from the University of Michigan, Ann Arbor.
As the Executive Director of the Infosys Foundation USA, Kate is inspired to advance the Foundation’s commitment to bridge the digital divide through Computer Science and Maker education.
She has over 17 years of international policy and economic development experience globally with governments, private foundations, non-profits and the United Nations. Previously, Kate worked at KPMG LLP within the global infrastructure, corporate social responsibility and philanthropy spheres in the US, UK and Latin America. During that time she had the good fortune to work on the Future Role of Civil Society project at the World Economic Forum USA. Most recently, Kate was immersed in developing public-private partnerships that advance the Sustainable Development Goals with a particular focus on lifelong learning, data and gender equality. In addition to her professional consulting experience, Kate worked for Senator Richard G. Lugar on the U.S. Senate Foreign Relations Committee and was a Country Manager for Mexico and Central America at the U.S. Trade & Development Agency.
Kate is passionate about the power of education and technology to create positive social impact. She is a member of the Board of Directors of Mary’s Meals USA; served as a Global Give Back Circle Mentor; co-founded and leads the Wake Forest University ‘Global Deacs’ alumni network and serves on the Wake Forest University Alumni Council. Kate was previously a member of the Johns Hopkins University Alumni Association, co-led the JHU SAIS New York Alumni Club and served on the Executive Committee of the SAIS Women Lead initiative. She is a graduate of Wake Forest University with a BA in Spanish and Political Science and the Johns Hopkins University School of Advanced International Studies with a MA in International Economics and Latin American Studies.
Ravi Kumar S. serves as chairperson of Infosys Foundation USA and offers his extensive leadership experience to further the Foundation’s mission. As President and the Deputy Chief Operating Officer at Infosys, he leads the Infosys global delivery organization across all industry segments, driving digital transformation services, application development and maintenance; independent validation services, engineering services, emerging technology solutions, business intelligence and analytics, cloud and infrastructure, and enterprise package applications service lines. As champion for Infosys’ US talent model, Ravi is driving the creation of several new Innovation and Technology Hubs by collaborating closely with clients, local and state governments, and academic ecosystems.
Additionally, Ravi is an honorary founding board member of the Technology Advisory Board at MIT Forum; advisory board member of the Global Supply Chain Center at Marshall Business School, USC; member of the Young Presidents Organization - Manhattan Chapter; and member of Oracle’s Enterprise Project Portfolio Management Board. Ravi holds a Master’s degree in Business Administration from Xavier Institute of Management, Bhubaneswar, India. He started his career as a nuclear scientist at the Bhabha Atomic Research Center and has previously held management roles at Oracle Corporation, Cambridge Technology Partners, and PricewaterhouseCoopers.
Social Media Coordinator
In her role as Social Media Coordinator at Infosys Foundation USA, Rebecca combines her passion for communications and connecting great minds in the digital world with helping others. Rebecca has been working with the Foundation since it was founded in 2015 and built its social media presence from scratch.
In addition to her role at Infosys Foundation USA, Rebecca is the Head of Social Media and Employer Branding at Infosys Ltd., responsible for the company’s representation on social channels in the U.S.
Skyler Mattson is President of WONGDOODY, a human experience agency powered by global tech consultancy Infosys. She has built her career driving award-winning, transformative work for clients across a range of categories, from consumer-packaged goods to technology to education. She is Founder of The Motherboard, a digital community that connects companies with thousands of diverse consumers to validate and inform the entire innovation process. Recently, The Motherboard was awarded by Fast Company as a World Changing Idea.
Skyler has led several female empowerment initiatives, including #TheReal10 which aims to close the gender pay gap and #IPumpedHere, which encourages workplaces to provide better facilities for breast-pumping employees. Putting philosophy into action, Skyler frequently lectures at Pepperdine University, speaks at industry events, and writes about the importance of bringing more diverse voices and perspectives to marketing and technology. She thrives in high-energy environments where you rarely sit down, which is a good thing, since her clients at home include three sons under the age of nine.
Srikantan Moorthy, known as Tan to friends and colleagues, is an Executive Vice-President at Infosys. His leadership roles span multiple strategic functions at the company. Tan is the Head of US Delivery Operations and Global Head of Education, Training and Assessments at Infosys. In his role as Head of US Delivery Operations, Tan has operational responsibility for the effective onboarding, training, deployment and engagement of the Infosys service delivery teams across the US. As Head of the Learning function at Infosys, Tan leads the world’s largest residential corporate university. In this role, he also oversees relationships with US universities and community college systems. Prior to taking on his current roles, Tan was the Head of Application Maintenance and Development - the largest service line at Infosys. Tan was also the Group Head of Human Resources at Infosys from 2012 to 2014. As head of Education & Research at Infosys from 2007 to 2012, Tan was also responsible for the Infosys Campus Connect program partnering with over 400 engineering colleges in India and providing interventions to raise the employability of graduating engineering students.
Senior Program Fellow
Steph is a Senior Program Fellow at Infosys Foundation USA. She served as the Senior Advisor for Making at the White House Office of Science and Technology Policy from 2014-2016. In this role, she helped develop President Obama’s Nation of Makers initiative to support and broaden access to the Maker Movement. She is a founding Board Member of Nation of Makers, an independent non-profit supporting more than 350 maker spaces and maker organizations, co-organized the Makers for Global Good Summit and serves on the advisory council for California Community Colleges CCC Maker initiative. She was a Science Program Fellow at the Gordon and Betty Moore Foundation where she helped ramp up the first year of the Moore Inventor Fellows program and supported the foundation’s efforts focused on science education.
Steph has a B.S. in Marketing and Media Studies from the University of Virginia and an M.S. in Information Management from Syracuse University. She is currently pursuing a Ph.D. in Information Science at Cornell University where her research looks at the role of open source and intellectual property on the development of emerging technologies.