Dr. Richa Agarwala is the Outreach coordinator for Chinmaya Mission Washington Regional Center (CMWRC) and a Hindu representative on various forums. She works with Montgomery county organizations, such as, Hindu representative on Faith Community Working Group’s subcommittee on Education for the Montgomery County Public Schools (MCPS), CMWRC representative for Montgomery County’s Faith Alliance on Climate Solutions, co-organizer from CMWRC for the Montgomery county Unity Walk, and a facilitator for the Montgomery county’s Multicultural Dialogues on Bias. She also works with the Hindu American Foundation as a liaison and a speaker for presenting Hinduism in schools, colleges, interfaith groups, or any community group interested in learning about Hinduism. These presentations are by visiting places in the Washington DC metro area requesting a speaker or by hosting programs at Chinmaya Mission, such as, “Know Your Neighbor” program organized by the IFC. Richa participates in “All Faiths in Friendship” interfaith book club for women, bringing a different perspective to discussions having grown up in India. Professionally, Richa has a doctorate in Computer Science from Iowa State University and works as a scientist in the field of Bioinformatics. Personally, she has two sons who have both graduated from MCPS and University of Maryland College Park.