While she was studying psychology at Indraprastha College, Delhi, little did Savitri Sivakumar know that she would be helping innumerable students realise their dreams in the years to come. The arts graduate rose to become an entrepreneur when she started Trichy Plus in 1998 with the motto of ‘Transforming the minds’.Today, she has trained thousands of students to appear for various competitive exams and is also the director of U2CAN, which sends students for Higher Education Abroad. U2CAN today helps fifty plus students every year to reach their dream International Universities in different parts of the world.She also holds an MBA apart from being the first British Council certified trainer in Trichy for IELTS. A Life Skill trainer, Savitri conducts personality development workshop called ‘Verbo-city LIFE’ which has transformed the lives of thousands of people including many popular actors, directors and music directors.She has written a book and created a CD on Neutral Accent Training and also co-authored Pictalktionary, the world’s first picture talking dictionary. The trained musician and yoga practitioner has a passion for painting, travelling and books. The humanitarian that she is, Savitri has conducted more than 200 free career guidance programs for students and organised many fund-raisers to help the needy.The past president of Rotary Club of Tiruchirapalli Shakthi, the only all women’s Rotary Club in Trichy, her signature project was to construct 14 toilets in a government school in Trichy. The beneficiaries were 700 girl students. She was also the first lady to become an Assistant Governor from Trichy in the Rotary International District 3000 (2017 -18).Savitri is also a Toastmaster who has represented the Club at the International Speech Contests.A health aficionado and a marathon runner, Savitri runs a Youtube channel ‘Savitri & Sivakumar’ and a Facebook page called ‘Shiv and Savy Fighting Fit’ where she regularly shares updates on health and fitness. She does a weekly live show on ‘I Love Trichy’ Facebook page which is viewed by over 25,000 people.