Bina brings a collaborative, innovative, and strategic skill set to working on complex projects. Her high-level leadership, alongside her peaceful and flexible approach helps build strong teams that are mission-focused. The outcome is a clearly implemented effort that more importantly, has deep benefits for communities.
Director, Education Policy & Partnerships
Mayor's Office, City of Chicago
Bina continually raised some of the most strategic, thoughtful, and critical questions of all our colleagues in the PLACES Fellowship program, greatly enriching our discussions and experience. Bina worked well and connected with a variety of personalities - sharing insights into how we could be more effective change agents to address social and economic inequities in our philanthropic work.
I would not hesitate to hire her.
Deputy Director, Social Venture Partners, Seattle
Bina has a wise, empathetic, and centered presence that supports a team to accomplish more than they thought possible.
She is a gifted facilitator and strategist, bringing genuine enthusiasm and thoughtfulness to any project she takes on. Bina works cross functionally to build effective teams which are laser focused on the mission, but embrace inclusiveness and social justice in their operating principles. She drives progress through hands-on project management, designing innovative but practical solutions.
Principal, Civic Consulting Alliance
Bina brings an extraordinary sense of energy and inclusion to the projects she tackles. Her passion for serving clients and dissecting complex problems is matched only by her warmth, honesty, and good humor. Most importantly, Bina gets results.
Her leadership is indeed illustrative of what 'saathi' means - partnering with clients to achieve results that none could realize on its own.
Associate Civic Fellow, Civic Consulting Alliance
Bina Is a dedicated professional who puts passion into her work. She approaches work by developing a strong project management process, and then helps teams execute them seamlessly. Her best quality is that she puts her heart into her work.
Director, Smart + Connected Communities and IoE, Cisco