Pranita Chhetri was born and raised in a small town, Darjeeling, India surrounded by the majestic mountains, misty hills, tall pines and tea gardens. She completed her schooling from Loreto Convent, Darjeeling. She holds a master degree in English Studies and Communication from the renowned Christ University in Bangalore, India. Coming from India she knows the importance of education and the right for equality. Her drive for meaningful work and her passion for books led her to co-found BOOKS FOR CHANGE, where she now manages education programs.
She is also a children`s book author. She believes that quality children`s books nourishes the creative imagination of the children and instill a strong sense of empathy, love and respect. In 2019, she received ZONTA champions award from Zonta Club of Kathmandu for empowering young girls in Nepal through her work.
She is currently pursuing social entrepreneurship program from SINGA programs in Switzerland and is a members of Just Nepal Foundation.