Chandra Sekhar Akella belongs to a rural Indian family indulged in agriculture and teaching with proud heritage from both the Telugu states. He moved to Australia in 1998 as an overseas student and made Australia home for the past 8 years. He is known for his community work in the Melbourne Telugu Community. Chandra Sekhar Akella has a Masters degree in Pharmaceutics and currently undertaking Masters in Analytics from RMIT on part time basis. He is currently working in EnergyAustralia in business process improvement. Prior to moving to Australia he was a Pharmacy graduate and working in oil extraction in India. Chandra Sekhar Akella was the member of Executive Committee of Telugu Association of Australia INC. (TAAI) 2015-16. He is one of the co-ordinators of Akshara Jyothi, affiliated to TAAI, a Telugu school in western suburbs in Melbourne since 2014.