- Key Areas: Agriculture, Rural Management
Dr.K.Padmaja, joined CGG in February, 2013 after 10 years of professional experience in Agricultural Extension sector in the Department of Agriculture, Government of Andhra Pradesh and 5 years of Agricultural Research in Directorate of Rice Research, an ICAR(Indian Council of Agricultural) Institute. Her education is primarily in the area of Agriculture with a specialization in Agronomy. In addition to that she did Post Graduate Diploma course in Agricultural Extension Management from MANAGE, Hyderabad. At CGG, her work involves surveys, action research, monitoring of the projects within the Agricultural and Rural management group.Currently working with Farm Viability Centric Interventions in agriculture and allied Sectors, an RKVY project. Dr.Padmaja has published 10 research papers in the area of Agriculture in National and International journals and has undergone trainings in the areas of Facilitator Development Skills,ICT in Agriculture, Revamping Delivery Systems, Ethics in Administration, Service Matters etc.