SHAPE is founded by Smt.Lalitha Seshadri a graduate with degrees in science and education. She has 20 years of teaching experience. She is trained by SHINE (SHandilya Institute of Nurturing Excellence) in soft skills, behavioural sciences, Leadership and Attitude. She has 12 years of experience in training in corporates &educational institutes.
Smt.Lalitha Seshadri is greatly influenced by Swami Chinmayananda & has studied the Indian Scriptures, the Vedas, Upanishads, Bhagavad-Gita and other spiritual texts.

During her career as teacher in school, she not only taught academics, but motivated, inspired and trained students to face challenges in life, sharpen skills, develop positive attitude and in addition become better human beings.

With technical and other support from SHINE, Smt. Lalitha Seshadri, founder-director of SHAPE an NGOhas been uplifting both children and youth.