Kobita Dass Kolli
Kobita Dass Kolli is an amateur naturalist who has, for the past 15 years, been working to introduce nature appreciation to 4th graders of Vidyaranya School.She believes it is essential to create a lasting relationship between children and nature, which would inspire them, and lead to respect for our environment. She derives immense joy doing habitat studies, and sharing her knowledge through tree walks, bird talks, nature and gardening forums. She worked at Titan Industries as a watch and jewellery watch designer, and has freelanced as an illustrator. She holds an MPhil degree in Plant Physiology from the University of Hyderabad.