Alysia Radder (Ali Krishna Dasi) is a liaison for Krishna West in Kyoto, Japan. Having practiced Krishna bhakti for 10 years and as a student of H.D. Goswami, she has held various managerial and leadership positions in ISKCON, including Board Member and Director of Education at ISKCON Gainesville. With a graduate degree in Religion & Ecology and a minor in Nonprofit Leadership, she is formerly the Director of Media at the University of Florida’s Center for the Study of Hindu Traditions (CHiTra). She is also an academic adviser for the Bhumi Project, a UN-sponsored educational campaign committed to the promotion of ecological awareness within Hindu communities. She and her husband live in Kyoto, Japan.