Priyadersini Murali


Communications and Development Coordinator

Priya is the Communications and Development Coordinator at Saheli. She received a Masters in Communication, Culture and Media Studies from Northeastern University, and a Bachelor’s in English Literature from Stella Maris, India. Her understanding of gender-based violence has broadened with master’s level sociology courses on Gender and Violence, and Urban Sociology from Northeastern University. Her experience in research and academic writing comes from being a Research Assistant for the Sociology Department, and a Teaching Assistant for the Communications Department. Priya has a keen interest in gender politics and advocacy.

Priya has worked as an internal communications consultant in India which included employee engagement and shareholder communications for brands like 3M. She worked as an advertising intern with Ogilvy and interned with the ITC Corporate Communications department.