Manaswini Das is from Bhubaneswar and currently working with the Red Hat Middleware team in Bangalore, India. She is an active open-source user and contributor since 2017. She has participated both as a mentee and a mentor in various open-source programs including GCI, GSSoC, and RHOSC. She is an Outreachy alumnus and a Processing Foundation fellow. She loves sharing her knowledge at events and sketching.