Deepika has worked part-time as the Office Assistant at GSYO for over two years. She assists with donation processing, scheduling auditions, and membership data management. With her persistence, Deepika has made GSYO’s "payment reminders" into an art form. She enjoys working at GSYO, as the organization is connected to music and doing everything to keep the arts alive and flourishing. Deepika grew up in India and graduated from university in Bangalore. Since her marriage, she has lived in Singapore and other parts of USA, settling in the Bay Area in 2010. She is a trained Indian classical Bharatanatyam dancer and has performed in venues throughout India, the United Kingdom, and the USA with her dance ensemble. In her spare time, she enjoys spending time with her family, traveling, reading, and watching movies.