Meera Kymal, Contributing Editor at India Currents, creates stories and multimedia content on social issues that impact the South Asian community. She covers broader public topics like immigration policy and reform, public-health and the pandemic, voting rights, the census, and agents of change. She also writes grants for IC and has obtained funding from the Facebook Journalism Project, United Way Bay Area, Silicon Valley Community Foundation and Ethnic Media Services. In 2020 she received a Journalistic Excellence award from the San Francisco Press Club.
Meera has over 20 years in corporate communications in the healthcare and IT industries in the US and UK. She holds a BA from Madras University, a Fellowship from Mount Holyoke College(MA), and MA in Communication from Ohio University.