Executive Director Institute for Sustainability and Global Impact (ISGI), University of Texas at Arlington
Meghna Tare is the Executive Director for the Institute for Sustainability and Global Impact at the University of Texas at Arlington where she works collaboratively with faculty, staff, the student body and community members to address opportunities to promote sustainability in several areas including greening facility operations, promoting innovative research, supporting and encouraging student initiatives, implementing an environmentally and sustainability-focused curriculum. She recommends policies and strategies to advance the university’s commitment to being leader in campus sustainability. She is a TEDx UTA speaker, was featured as Women in CSR, and graduated with an MBA in Sustainable Management and MS in Environmental Science.
She is a passionate and decisive change agent with proven success driving results, building teams, setting ambitious goals, guiding strategies, developing and executing plans. She is an effective and inspiring communicator, trusted team player and relentless optimist who enjoy building strong relationships and partnerships.
She serves on several boards including the Committee on Economic and Social Sustainability for Airports by the Transportation Research Board. This Board is one of seven program units of the National Academies of Sciences, Engineering and Medicine, and provides independent objective analysis and advice to the nation to help solve complex problems and inform policy decisions.