Megha Desai

President, Desai Foundation

Megha Desai is the President of the Desai Foundation, an organization that empowers women and children through community programming to elevate health and livelihood both in the US and in India. She is also the Founder of MSD (Marketing. Strategy. Dharma.), a branding and strategic partnership advisory serving social good brands. Megha sits on the advisory board of several start-ups and non-profits, including NPR’s Generation Listen, TakeTwo Film Academy, and TYE Boston – TiE Young Entrepreneurs, and is a contributor to publications like Boston Globe, Fast Company, Huffington Post, Thrive Global, and Entrepreneur Magazine. She is an avid singer and performs with the Resistance Revival Chorus at venues like Carnegie Hall, Lincoln Center, Summer Stage, and more. She enjoys skiing, listening to podcasts, and the NE Patriots. She lives in New York City and you can find her @Meghatron5.


Emerging Leaders in Family Philanthropy Salon

Posted on September 15, 2021 by Megha Desai, Sharmila Rao Thakkar, Katherine Lorenz

Join Megha Desai, President of the Desai Foundation, in conversation with Katherine Lorenz, Senior Advisor at NCFP and Board Chair of The Cynthia and George Mitchell Foundation. This discussion will provide an opportunity for current and emerging family leaders between the ages of 21-45 to hear from our speakers  and to exchange ideas, experiences, and challenges with peers. In addition to… Read More

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