Executive Committee Member,
Wikimedia India chapter
Nikita Belavate is an active Wikipedian and contributes to the English Wikipedia. She is the first ever elected female Executive Committee Member of the Wikimedia India chapter. She attended 'Wiki-Conference India' held in Nov 2011 and was inspired by the event to start contributing to English Wikipedian since December 2011.
She is active in Mumbai outreach programs and has helped conduct meetups and photo-walks in Mumbai. Her outreach interests include encouraging and improving women participation in Wikipedia and GLAM projects.
Her other professional interests include Biotechnology and Bioinformatics.