Biography - Chhandashiki (Shiki) Das


Chhandashiki Das joined Silver Wings as a civilian member of the Bernadette M Jarvis Chapter at the University of Colorado in 2010. After joining, Chhandashiki has been not only Chapter President, but then Region President and National Chief of Protocol. During her tenure as Region President, she oversaw the activation of chapters, and continued to provide support as her year wrapped up and then in her national role. As NCOP, she was continuously ensuring that everyone was up to speed on etiquette and expected dress code and behavior, as well as ensuring that both Arnold Air Society and Silver Wings members remained safe at conclaves. Shiki joined the National Administrative Consultant Team in 2014 due to her visible expertise in protocol and her approachable, friendly, outgoing demeanor.

Chhandashiki currently resides in Colorado and pursuing a Master of Science in Space Systems Operations, again at the University of Colorado. She aspires to join the space community upon graduation.