Board Member (2013 - 2016)

Kanishka deSilva

Kanishka is a Project Manager in Avionics Systems Analysis at NASA Johnson Space Center and Aerodyne Industries. He is a graduate of Texas A&M University.

He was the project director for the “Run for Tsunami Relief,” a fundraiser to provide financial help to people whose livelihoods were destroyed by the 2005 tsunami that ravaged Sri Lanka.

He was the President of the Sri Lankan American Association of Houston (2006), and under his leadership, a large number of volunteer activities were conducted. Kanishka has served as a mentor for the Youth Sri Lankan American Association of Houston since its inception.

He is a board member and the web master for Revive to Survive and will also act as a mentor for the Project Directors.