Mumbai, India native Ms. Bansari Mehta developed a passion for global grassroots community service early in life. This passion stuck with her throughout her schooling including her Master’s Degree in the United States.
Ms. Mehta is a board member of Suited for Success which helps achieve women self-sufficiency and economic independence and is on the Stand against Racism Committee. She fully understands the skills necessary to maintain full time employment while working with local colleges to mentor low income, first generation college bound minorities. Ms. Mehta advocates at the legislative level for the “Shot@Life Childhood Immunization” UNF campaign. She is a United Nations-USA Emerging Leaders Fellow and also a Fellow of the highly prestigious New Leader’s Council.
Working with the American Red Cross, she was assigned to be the Lead Project Manager for the “Preparedness Outreach Program” which promotes public education involving natural disasters. She also serves on the board of the local United Nations chapter leading this chapter in areas of community involvement and cultural understanding.
Ms. Mehta has been awarded Oklahoma’s 30 under 30 award by NextGen. She also received The Business Times Top 20 under 40 award; furthermore the Oklahoma’s 40 under 40 award by The Gazette (2017) and also Achievers Under 40 Award by the Journal Record (2018). Ms. Mehta is a 2018 nominee for the Woman of the Year award. She has received a formal citation for professional achievements and community service from the State of Oklahoma.
Currently, she is employed as the Medical Practice Administrator for several Ophthalmologists in Oklahoma managing five locations and twenty-five staff members.
Ms. Mehta is fluent in seven languages and is well known in the community for her avocations of adventure sports, archeology, astronomy, and air flight.