The Uni5 Community was initiated by Dr.Sendurai Mani and Dr.Pradheep Chhalliyil. From the initial stage onwards Dr.Madeswaran took full effort to do all the work and later other members joined as a team in various stages of growth.
Dr.Pradheep Chhalliyil, Ph.D, a Molecular Biologist with a background in Biochemistry, received his Doctoral degree in Cancer Biology from India, for identifying a novel anti-cancer compound from a plant. He has co-authored a book “Diet and Cancer” in Tamil (Indian Language) with Dr. M. Madeshwaran. Pradheep Chhalliyil published his second book “Journey To the Source, Decoding Matrix Trilogy”.
He is currently a Research Scientist working on the molecular identification of foods in a Biotechnology company in Iowa, USA. To know more about him, click here
Dr.M. Madeswaran. Ph.D -Education Director, Financial officer and principal of Sakthi Uni5 Schools India. He has been doing voluntary work since the inception of the organization, but became active in leading the Sakthi School projects in 2006. Madeswaran is a certified Montessori teacher and integrated that with the Uni5 system and started the Uni5 Sakthi school in Sendurai village in 2007, 2011, Porayar School project and 2012 Coimbatore school.
His love and dedication to children inspires teachers to adopt his method of handling children. He has been instrumental in healing Autistic children along with the school teachers. To know more about him, click here
Dr. Sendurai Mani. Ph.D, a Molecular Biologist by training, is an Associate Professor doing research at The University of Texas M. D. Anderson Cancer Center, in Houston, Texas. Dr.Mani received his Doctoral degree from the Indian Institute of Science, working on the molecular mechanisms of liver detoxification. Before moving to MD Anderson, he worked as a post doctoral fellow on the molecular mechanisms of breast development at Whitehead Institute, MIT, Boston. There is an article appeared in Boston Globe about Dr. Mani. To know more about him, click here