About Shefali

Shefali Mistry is an artist, organizer, and administrator currently working in public higher education for the California State University system. Passionate about art, education, and social change, she has fused her background in drawing and painting with her community organizing experience to activate art as a tool for consciousness raising and political action. A first generation college graduate of Indian immigrant parents, she is Interested in challenging and dismantling the cultural norms that contribute to gender based violence, particularly in South Asia.