Shivaram Sitaram is president of Vishwa Hindu Parishad of America (VHPA), Washington, DC chapter.He has been a prominent member of American Hindu community since a decade. Under his leadership, the chapter publishes an insightful book ‘Chaitanya Bharti’ which covers content that impact Hindus, Hinduism on a global scale. The chapter also runs a successful Bal Vihar (Sunday school program) enrolling hundreds of kids for Dharmic education and is closely integrated with regional Dharmic Hindu temples and organizations. He has also worked extensively in providing relief and support for Hindu Bhutanese refugee community in Metropolitan DC area. He is an engineer by profession.