Usha Srinivasan


Usha Srinivasan is the co-founder and president of Mosaic America - a nonprofit that aims to catalyze inclusion and cultivate belonging in diverse communities through intercultural, co-created art and dialog.  Under her leadership, Mosaic has delivered programming in 6 Bay Area cities featuring over 250 artists from over 30 artistic traditions and reached an audience of over 25,000.  She is the visionary behind Mosaic Atlas - an interactive explorer of over 120 culturally distinct communities in Silicon Valley.
Prior to founding Mosaic America, Usha spent 15 years in various product management roles in Silicon Valley hi-tech companies.  She holds an MS in Electrical Engineering from Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute and an MBA from Stanford University.   

Usha is a Senior Fellow at the American Leadership Forum Silicon Valley.  She is among 101 changemakers featured in A Human Atlas of Silicon Valley released in 2023.  She serves on the 
Board of Californians for the Arts and California Arts Advocates. 



Seeding a Global Network for Migration and Belonging in 2024 and Beyond
Our movements for liberation cannot be successful without addressing migration, and the question of borders. This interactive workshop invites leaders from diverse fields (social justice, democracy, climate, culture and narrative strategy, development, philanthropy, and more) to consider what might be possible if we take a more integrated and global approach to the question of migration: can we see our movements for liberation as united in advancing an expansive vision of belonging? Migration raises questions that are central to our movements for liberation: who belongs? Who decides? Who has a...
Film Screening: "From Here"
O&B 24 will feature a screening of an excerpt of film “ From Here" winner of Best Documentary from New York Human Rights Film Festival, among others. Director, Christina Antonakos-Wallace, will be answering questions following the screening, in dialogue with Usha Srinivasan of Mosaic America, about the film and their extensive work to use the film to create impact around the world. FROM HERE is a hopeful documentary featuring Tania, Sonny, Miman, and Akim - artists and activists based in Berlin and New York whose lives and futures hang in the balance of immigration and integration debates. As...