Rachna Paliwal - India
Rachna Paliwal - India

Title: Country Finance Manager

Location: India

When did you start working for Heifer? August 2012

What attracted you to work for Heifer? The fact that women and children are always the center of Heifer's work. Also, the manner in which Heifer works with communities to accomplish development through its 12 Cornerstones for Just and Sustainable Development trainings and the philosophy "not a cup, but a cow."

What has been the most memorable experience you have had while working for Heifer? 
My first field visit to a Heifer project area in Rajasthan, India was an awe-inspiring experience.

My education includes: I am an intermediate level chartered accountant and hold a bachelor's degree in commerce with honors in accounting.

My hobbies include: Reading and painting.

My family consists of: My husband and daughter.

Something about me that you might not know: I am a very normal person who is passionate and believes in fairy tales.

What is the best thing about working at Heifer India? I gain satisfaction knowing that when I do my job properly, someone who is in need benefits from my efficiency and is able to supply food for her family.