Chhaya Kapadia

Director of Operations, Open Technology Institute

Chhaya Kapadia is director of operations for New America's Open Technology Institute where she coordinates finance, budgets, HR, and grant administration.

Kapadia joins New America after a lengthy history as a non-profit warrior and music industry professional. Prior to seven years as COO and events director at Future of Music Coalition, she spent several years expanding her music collection and coordinating tours at noted roots music booking/management agency Concerted Efforts.

A native of Boston,  Kapadia holds a B.A. from Emerson College with a major in audio engineering.