Indian Student Association




Saipruthvi Vanaparthy

ISA President

Saipruthvi Vanaparthy is a senior Electrical and Computer Engineering student. His two favorite things about ISA are the range of opportunities to get involved and meeting all the new members!  Over the last three years, Sai’s seen tremendous growth within the ISA community and is excited to see what happens in the future. In his free time, Sai likes exploring new restaurants, watching nerdy YouTube videos, and traveling with friends and family.


Sarika Polcum

Diwali Event Director

Sarika is a senior Biology and LALS double major with a Spanish minor. She has been a part of ISA all four years and she loves the family that comes with it. From taking photos at events to directing the Diwali program this year, she always loves to give back to such a great organization. In her free time, she likes to watch crime dramas, listen to lofi hip hop, and take pictures of her friends and family.


Leah Mammen

Competition Director

Leah is a sophomore Pre-Dental Biology major. She loves ISA because there’s something for everyone to get involved with. In her free time, Leah enjoys dancing on Cardinal Bhangra. She is so excited to work with ISA to make DCD 2020 one for the books ;)


Charmi Shah

VP of Internal Operations

Charmi is a junior studying Public Health and Spanish. When she’s not traveling, she loves to binge Netflix and try new foods. She enjoys Thursday meetings that lead to taco bell and game nights, and is excited to plan even more fun, bonding events this year!


Pranav Tyagi

VP of Cultural Relations

Pranav is a Senior Biology Major. He moved from India 3 years ago and ISA has been his  family ever since. He loves ISA because it allows him to meet new people, organize various cultural events and to spread the Indian culture around campus. In his free time, Pranav enjoys spending time playing sports, going to the gym, and just chilling with friends.


Kenny Draper

VP of Finance

Kenny is a senior Electrical Engineering major at the University of Louisville. In his free time Kenny enjoys playing golf, watching movies, and hanging out with friends. Kenny has lived in Northeastern Kentucky his whole life before moving to Louisville. His favorite part of ISA was finding a new family is an unknown city.


Vidhi Desai

VP of Communications

Vidhi is a sophomore double majoring in CIS & Marketing. In her free time she loves being outdoors and hanging out with her friends. She loves being a part of ISA because it brings different types of people together and it’s a lot of fun!


Harshini Sirvisetty

VP of Service

Harshini is a sophomore Biology major and is on a Pre-Medical track. She enjoys sharing and celebrating cultural experiences through ISA. Harshini loves to dance on Cardinal Bhangra and is looking forward to expanding ISA’s philanthropic presence in the community. 


Jones Hebron

VP of Web Development

Jones is a senior studying Mechanical Engineering. In his free time he enjoys playing soccer, eating at El Nopal, and having a good time. His enjoys ISA because of the many different experiences and new friendships created


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