INDIAN CULTURAL SOCIETY OF JACKSONVILLE

All ICS activities are executed by a dedicated team of unpaid volunteers who give their time and sweat for the good of the community. It would not be possible to run an organization of this size and scale without a large team of experienced and selfless individuals.

For registering as a Youth Committee Volunteer please download , print , sign and send following forms to ec@jaxics.org
ICS Youth committee Guidelines Form       ICS Youth Committee Personal Liability Waiver Form        Committee Youth Registration Form


President – Shishir Saxena

Responsible for overall functioning of the organisation, its events, activities, finances and long term health, the president sets the direction and guides the team to execute in that direction.

You can email Shishir at president@jaxics.org.

Vice President – Santosh Paladagula

Supports and assists the President in fulfilling all responsibilities and fills in when President is unavailable.

You can email Santosh at vp@jaxics.org.

Secretary – Monika Gupta

Responsible for keeping records and coordinating all communications for ICS.

You can email Monika at secretary@jaxics.org.

Treasurer – Vimal Misra

Responsible for keeping track of ICS’s finances.

Vimal Misra can be reached at or treasurer@jaxics.org.


Director – Republic Day – Gauri Gupta
Director – World of Nations – Anubhav Dahiya

Anubhav Dahiya serves as board of director with GoodWill Industries of Northeast Florida, chair of AVAS (Association of Voices of Asia South) at Florida Blue and coaches “Odyssey of the Mind” team at Durbin Creek Elementary School.

Director – World of Nations – Pragya Agrawal
Director – Holi – Rakhi Yadav
Director – Sports Day – Rajesh Rai

Living in Jacksonville from 2006, working as Oracle ERP developer with Fidelity National Financial. Wife Sindhu Rai, she works for CEVA Logistics as BA and two daughters Oshin and Syona.

Director – Independence Day – Ashwini Manjunath
Director – Independence Day – Ramya Hallimysore
Director – Diwali – Lakshmi Satish

Lakshmi Satish Kumar is married to a very loving man, Satish Kumar Nagaraj and mother of 2 beautiful girls, Ananya and Shravya. Her favorite pass time is spending quality time with family, making new friends and breaking the routine by being a part of extra curricular activities such as event management, signing and dancing.

Director – Diwali – Manjula Chandran

Director, Food coordination – Santosh Paladagula

Responsible for Food Management, including ordering, delivery and serving, for all ICS events.

Vinod Agrawal – Website Administrator

Responsible for enhancing and maintaining JaxICS website. Vinod lives in Jacksonville with his wife Prachee Agrawal and two beautiful kids.

VP Community outreach – Parag Shah
VP Community outreach – Jignesh Kapadia
Director – Volunteer Activities – Avni Shah
Director – Publishing – Anita Mandal
Director Social Media – Ujwala Chintala

Responsible for maintaining Social Medial like Facebook, etc.

Ramu Akula – Youth Mentor

Responsible for mentoring members of Youth Committee.


President – Youth Committee – Rutva Patel
Vice President – Youth Committee – Adit Saxena
Secretary – Youth Committee – Farah Contractor
Youth – Social Media Coordinator – Prachi Misra
Youth – Technical Coordinator – Aarchan Saxena