Dr. Annie Mampilly, the title winner of Mrs. Kerala 2023, is a shining example of resilience, determination, and the indomitable spirit of a woman who leaves her signature in everything she does. With a diverse range of accomplishments and a true passion for both academics and the arts, Dr.Annie is a role model for women striving to achieve their dreams while maintaining a balance between family, work, and personal aspirations.
A lawyer by profession, Dr. Annie Mampilly's academic achievements speak volumes about her dedication. She holds four gold medals in academics and earned the prestigious title of Sargapratibha at the University Arts fest. Her academic prowess is complemented by a creative flair, which she has demonstrated in arts, craft, and theatre since her childhood. Despite facing obstacles and a period of unemployment, she drew strength from her setbacks, with unwavering support from her husband and family.
After marrying in 2017 and welcoming a baby in 2018, Dr. Annie Mampilly completed her Ph.D. in law with an impressive 3.9/4 CGPA. Her commitment to excellence extended to certifications as a Certified Fraud Examiner (CFE) from ACFE, USA, a Certified Anti Money-Laundering Expert (CAME) from India Forensic, and a Certified Forensic Psychology Expert (CFPSE) from IFS. She also holds four diplomas and has completed nearly 15 short-term courses.She is a prolific researcher, with approximately 15 research papers published and over 20 publications to her name, both nationally and internationally.
Dr Annie’s journey is not just about personal achievements but also about inspiring others. In 2023, she was recognized as the 'Inspiring Young Woman Researcher of the Year' at the 4th International Inspirational Women Awards (IIWA) by GISR. Previous accolades include 'Inspiration of the Year Award - Runner Up' and 'Shining Star Award – Highly Commended' in the International Awards in 2020 and 2021, respectively, by the Centre of Excellence, UK.
Dr. Annie Mampilly's commitment to her passions led her to leave a 'secure' job at the South Indian Bank to work as a Legal Consultant at the Directorate of Enforcement. Her creative side is beautifully showcased on her Instagram account, @elf_and_e.
Participating for the first time in Mrs. Kerala 2023 presented by Espanio Events was a significant milestone for Dr. Annie Mampilly. She used this platform to demonstrate her ability to balance family, work, passion, and creativity seamlessly. She gave her all to the pageant without compromising her daily routine. Her dedication was evident as she studied, watched videos, and revised notes during her daily commute and late into the night. Even when faced with unexpected challenges, such as a torn gown before round 2, she displayed her resourcefulness by promptly stitching it herself.
The most common question she receives is, "How do you find the time for all this?" Her response is simple but profound - she believes that love, interest, and an unwavering desire to achieve make time for everything. Dr. Annie Mampilly is a testament to the idea that with determination and passion, one can strike a perfect work-life-education balance.
Dr. Annie Mampilly's family plays a crucial role in her journey. Her husband, Joseph Mampilly, and their five-year-old son, Jordan, are her pillars of strength and a constant source of encouragement. Her parents, Vimi and Chackochan, her brother Paul, her grandmother Omana, and her aunt Vishi and uncle Tharian have been instrumental in shaping her character and providing unwavering support.Dr. Annie Mampilly's remarkable journey is a testament to her dedication, unwavering spirit, and the power of love and support from family. She is a beacon of inspiration, proving that with determination and passion, any dream can be achieved, regardless of life's challenges. Her story is a testament to the power of women and their ability to shine in all aspects of life and for a daily dose of inspiration from her life , follow Dr Annie on: