Sirtaj is a guitarist and vocalist at SAPAN. She has been playing the guitar for over a decade now, and primarily singing indie rock in English, Hindi and Punjabi. She grew up in India with classic rock and Sufi music influences, and has recently started writing and composing her own songs. She formally started performing during college in the emerging music scene in Chandigarh, India, and now spends a lot of time doing open mics around DC. In her mainstream life, she works on education policy at the World Bank.