Rita Advani is currently the Director for Regional Programming for High Touch High Tech of New England (www.ScienceMadefunNE.net ), an organization bringing science enrichment programs to students in PreK – Grade 8 throughout Massachusetts and Rhode Island. She is also the President of Bush Pond Ventures, LLC an organization focused on increasing science literacy for PreK-Grade 12. She has developed an extensive science curriculum for preschool age students and a course to teach preschool educators on how to teach science to preschool age children. The course is accredited by MassAEYC (the Massachusetts Association for the Education of Young Children).
A graduate of IIM Calcutta, Rita also has over 30 years of experience in marketing strategy, global product management and emerging markets development, in the electronics supply chain, healthcare and loss prevention engineering services industries.