Master in Public Administration Candidate, 2023
Amita was the chief operating officer and founding team member of the India Climate Collaborative, India’s largest collaborative platform, which brings philanthropy and business together to fight climate change. She was motivated to take on this role after extensive experience in rural India, where the effects of climate change are becoming impossible to ignore. In the past, she has worked in microfinance and micro-entrepreneurship in India and in the United States. Amita graduated from Macalester College with a Bachelor of Arts in economics and a concentration in international development.