Arts Leadership Award Program

Anuradha Suresh

Representing Alameda County Supervisorial District One —

Anuradha (Anu) Suresh of Fremont, is the Founder and Director of Shruthi Swara Laya, a School for Indian Music and Dance in Fremont that was established in 1998. Through music classes and workshops, Anu emphasizes technical training and inspires a love for the underlying meaning and rich cultural context behind Carnatic music. She has touched the lives of thousands of students and community members through her music school, performances, and volunteer activities. Anu is also a Board Member of the Fremont Cultural Arts Council where she serves as the Internship Program Coordinator.