Meera Kymal

Managing Editor, India Currents

Meera Kymal is Founder/Producer at DesiCollective and the Managing Editor at India Currents. She covers issues that impact minority communities in the South Asian diaspora through the lens of social justice, politics, and the arts. Meera is 2021 & 2022 grantee from the USC Center for Health Journalism, reporting on domestic violence in the South Asian community. The ‘Desi Dost’ project recently won two first place California Journalism Awards for In-Depth Reporting from the California News Publishers Association. At India Currents she has won grant funding from the Cal. State Library, the Facebook Journalism Project, United Way Bay Area, Silicon Valley Community Foundation, Network for Good, and Ethnic Media Services. She has received Journalistic Excellence awards from the San Francisco Press Club and from CNPA.