Sharanya joined CanTYD as a Youth Outreach Worker in August 2016. In her role, Sharanya mentors students at high schools and serves as a positive influence for youth. Sharanya’s weekly workshops use dance as a form of therapy to relieve youth of stress. Prior to working at CanTYD, Sharanya volunteered as a TA at Churchill Heights. Outside of CanTYD, Sharanya is the Head Coordinator of the dance group “Gaana Squad” which earned awards for Best Choreography and Best Showmanship. Sharanya is pursuing a Bachelor of Social Work at York University.