Kalyan Mustaphi, chairperson of the Board of Directors of Katha Dance Theatre, is the liaison between the company and the board. A native of India and one of the founding members of the company, Kalyan acts as the company’s financial director/producer. He works with the artists and board to carry out producing, presenting, and other special projects. He takes care of master schedule planning, staff development and hiring, financial management, and other administrative duties. Additionally, Kalyan records and edits all of KDT’s videography. He is very actively involved in the day-to-day operations and long-term well-being of the organization.