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T. Sher Singh
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Dr. BIRINDER SINGH AHLUWALIA - CANADA
In addition to being an entrepreneur as well as the owner of one of the most successful medical diagnostic clinics in the country, Dr. Ahluwalia is also a philanthropist and community leader. As founder of The Spinning Wheel Film Festival International, and a patron of, and inspiration behind sikhchic.com, he is, inter alia, Trustee of The Centennial Foundation. His extensive involvement in community affairs as a leader led to him recently being named one of "Canada's Top Immigrants".
THE MUNSHI BISHAN SINGH KOCHHAR FOUNDATION, New York, U.S.A.
NEHA SINGH GOHIL • USA
Neha is a lawyer and journalist based in New York City. She is currently completing her Master's in Journalism at Columbia University.
MANJYOT KAUR • USA
Manjyot, formerly Laurie Bolger, is a lifelong New Yorker. She is a conservation librarian and an utterly voracious reader.
MEETA KAUR • USA
Meeta is a creative writer living in northern California with her three loves: Banjot, Benanti and her laptop.
NICOLA MOONEY • CANADA
When she is not watching films (or film-goers), Nicola is a researcher, instructor and Adjunct Professor of Anthropology at Mount Allison University.
AMRIT & RABINDRA KAUR SINGH • UK
The Singh Twins are internationally acclaimed artists, writers and filmmakers whose work highlights universal social and political issues of debate.
DALBIR SINGH • DUBAI
Dalbir was the Creative Director of Ogilvy & Mather, one of the largest ad agencies in the world, in Hungary, but is now based in Dubai. The design of sikhchic.com and its many manifestations are his creations.
HENNA KAUR SINGH • CANADA
Henna is a native of Toronto and has recently graduated with a Master's in English Literature.
Dr I.J. SINGH • USA
I.J. Singh is a New York-based writer and speaker on Sikhism in the Diaspora, and a Professor of Anatomy.
KHUSHWANT SINGH • INDIA
Chandigarh-based Khushwant writes for The Times of India, and also frequently contributes to India Today. His book, Sikhs Unlimited, is due for release shortly.
MANPREET KAUR SINGH • AUSTRALIA
A veteran journalist, Manpreet hosts a weekly radio show in Melbourne.
She is also a regular magazine columnist and manages her own web-site.
NIKKY GUNINDER KAUR SINGH • USA
Nikky is the Chair of Religious Studies at Colby College, Maine and an internationally recognized author and authority on Sikhism.