Sithumini Rathnamalala is the current head of department at the Department of Integrated Design,University of Moratuwa, Sri Lanka. He is a chartered architect by profession. Sithumini earned his bachelor degree in built environment from the University of Moratuwa, Sri Lanka in the year 1999 and deserved several post graduate qualifications in different fields of studies such as Architecture, Linguistics, Cinematography and Psychological Counselling from Sri Lankan and foreign recognized Universities. Sithumini currently serves as a member of the State Advisory Council for Photography. He is a honorary fellow of the National Photographic Art Society of Sri Lanka, an associate member of the Sri Lanka institute of Architects and a fellow of Arthink South Asia art management program. Sithumini screened his short films and documentary films in several local and International film festivals and won several awards.