Chandan believes that youth has immense energy and power but we need to guide their actions to bring solutions and positive change in the society.
Chandan is a Post Graduate in Rural Development from Banaras Hindu University, Varanasi. He joined the LEAD at Ek Soch Sandbox as a student volunteer and became a full-time part of the Team LEAD from June 2017. Driven by his social concern he raised Rs. 8 Lakhs to save a girl’s life from cancer and liver transplant during his student life at BHU. He has taken various social initiatives as a leader such as; a free library for all and celebration of important days with the community. He took the leadership and led the very first leadership journey “LEAD Prayana” at Ek Soch Sandbox in 2017-18. He enjoys mentoring college youth on thinking big and takes actions for social change. Within one year he connected with thousands of youth in Varanasi. On the occasion of Independence Day (15th August 2018) he dreamed big and collectively made Eurasia Book of World Records and World Records India on the name of LEAD, Ek Soch for most greeting cards created, collected an submitted to Indian Army was 50001 greeting cards by involving students of 25+ schools and 22 volunteers. At present Chandan heads the LEAD at Ek Soch Sandbox, Varanasi.