Rukshana Sundar, originally from Colombo, Sri Lanka moved to Newfoundland to pursue an undergraduate degree in Business Administration in 2014. She learnt Bharathanatyam, a traditional form of Indian Classical dance for 13 years and continues to perform at shows both locally and nationally.
Her noteworthy performances took place at TedXYouth St.John’s, Newfoundland Dance Work’s First Look, and DanceNL’s annual AGM. Rukshana has also given a Ted talk about the concept of Navarasam in Bharathanatyam and is a sought-after speaker at South Asain Arts Conferences. She is also a dance coach and has trained children since 2018.
Rukshana currently works at Verafin as a Product Manager.