Officers

Kiran Bandi
Kiran Bandi

President

Bandi has been actively involved with IAM for 6 years to help promote culture and develop strong connections with larger Minnesota community. He is very passionate to help build stronger community connections, promoting culture and charity

Bandi is very passionate about data, and works as Principal engineer at Target with focus on delivering big data and analytics solutions. Bandi has M.S in Computer Science and MBA from St. Joseph’s University, Philadelphia, PA.

Bandi enjoys running as part of his routine, participating in many races including 5k, 10k and 10 mile runs. Bandi lives in Plymouth with his wife and young son, with whom he loves to spend every possible opportunity.

  • kiran.bandi@iamn.org
Prinesh Patel
Prinesh Patel

Treasurer

Prinesh's enthusiasm to meet and work with people to build community of future keep him finding new way to get involve. As Ex-President and Trustee of one of the regional non-profit organization, GSMN (Gujarati Samaj of Minnesota) and member of current IAM Board gives him an opportunity to share ideas, enhance leadership skill to help organization to connect, educate and celebrate cultural heritage for better tomorrow. Prinesh works for LeverX as SAP Solution Architect with 3M. He has completed Post Graduation in Computer Application from Department of Electronics, Delhi India. He lives in Woodbury with his wife Vishwa and son Dhruv.

  • prinesh.patel@iamn.org
Srividya Guhan Vaidyanathan
Srividya Guhan Vaidyanathan

Gen. Secretary

Srividya is an IT professional, and has been a part of IAM since 2017. Enjoys to contribute to the community at large by volunteering in various fields related to arts, culture and education. She is currently managing a robotics program for a south metro school district.

She loves to share her experience gathered from her travels across different cultures with the people she meets in everyday life. She is also an artist by hobby, and loves to capture emotions of people through portraits and add beauty of naturethrough landscapes. Coming from a multicultural family back in India, she looks forward to expand the reach of IAM across all the cultures from Indian origin and beyond, within MN.

Suyash Jain
Suyash Jain

Vice President

Suyash is an IT Professional at Target in the Big Data and Analytics space. He joined IAM to contribute to the local Indian community, and has served on the board since 2014. Originally from Vapi, Gujarat, he currently lives in Downtown Minneapolis with his wife.

Suyash holds an MBA from Pace University, NY, and his love of numbers inspired him to serve as IAM Treasurer for 2019 & 2020. He likes traveling, hiking, and gaming.

  • suyash.jain@iamn.org