Baishali leads the Centre for Civil Society's development and strategy planning. She has previously lead the Centre’s Academy and Communication and PR efforts and has designed and managed international and national conferences, training programs, certificate courses for journalists and edited several publications of the Centre. She also leads Atlas Network’s annual conference of market liberals, the Asia Liberty Forum which brings together over 250 think tank leaders, scholars, activists and students who are advancing liberty in their home country or region.
Having worked in the development sector and the print media in Nepal and India, her work profile includes serving as the Director of Nuns Welfare Foundation of Nepal, and Associate Editor of Nepal's leading business and women's magazines. She holds an MSc in Ecology and Ethology from the University of North Bengal, India, Think Tank MBA from Atlas Leadership Academy and is especially interested in project incubation and strategic planning.