The essence of life is to serve others and do good – Aristotle
Sujata is an accomplished engineer and management professional with experience in strategic long-range planning, resource allocation and capacity building. Sujata holds degrees in Economics, Fashion Marketing, and Engineering Management. Sujata has lived and worked in Asia, Europe, and North America for over 20 years. Sujata feels that regardless of the size or type of organisation, team, or country, three things are most important: creating relationships, continual learning, and teamwork. She currently works as a Director of Fulfilment Engineering at Target Corp.
Her life has revolved around giving back to the community. Sujata has volunteered for the Chance Foundation and Mayo Clinic in the US and for underprivileged children and the elderly in India. From 2016 to 2019, she was on the Osseo School District’s enrollment and capacity management committee. In October 2021, she joined the board of Patient Empowerment Network, a non-profit organisation dedicated to empowering cancer patients and caregivers.
Sujata lives in Minnesota with her loving husband and two gorgeous boys. She enjoys travelling and watching cooking shows in her free time. Sujata is immensely passionate about mixed media painting. She combines her passion for painting and community-giving by donating her paintings to raise funds for her favourite charities.
Sanjyoth lives in Plymouth and is a global software consulting professional. She believes that all of us can survive and thrive only when we immerse ourselves in meaningful ways in our local ecosystem. Sharing food is a very powerful and fulfilling activity and is grateful to TNID’s Sandwich Making which allowed her to give back to the community in a small but meaningful way. Sanjyoth along with her daughter Aditi made 100 pbj sandwiches to be distributed by Loaves and fishes. It was a wonderful way to spend few hours over the weekend bonding as mom and daughter over our sandwich assembly line!
Meena Bharti is an avid traveler who enjoys outdoors. She loves meeting new people and fostering connections. She works at 3M in Credit risk group in finance. As a major advocate of Diversity and inclusion, she is part of 3M finance D&I board and also involved in 3M WLF leading External Connections group. She has been living in twin cities from last 20 years with her two daughters and husband. She helps out on her daughter’s high school Robotics team as a treasurer. When she is not occupied with any of above mentioned activities, she likes to go hiking and listening to podcasts. There is no doubt that she is a big foodie who enjoys experimenting with new foods.
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