Mumtaz Faleel

Nirukshi de Lanerolle

“Emerge is transformation, both in the lives of young women, and in my own.”

Nirukshi de Lanerolle is a mother figure to countless young girls through her work with orphanages and children’s programmes across the country. In the past, she has worked with World Vision Lanka as the Coordinator of Sponsor Relations and with Sarvodaya Suwasetha Sewa Society Ltd. where she was the Web and Donor Relations Manager. Her organizational skills, initiative and fluency in both Sinhala and English are an asset to Emerge. She was Emerge Lanka Foundation’s first employee, and has been the Programme Coordinator since 2007.