SWATI MEHTA (Women's Board President) has been an active participant on the Women's Board since 2006. These include chairing the Women's Board Auction in 2008, chairing the Gala Dinner in 2010 and most recently serving as First Vice President of the Women's Board. In addition she serves on the University of Chicago Women's Board and has served on the Board of Children's Home and Aid. She is a dentist by profession and has practiced while living in Los Angeles. She lives in Chicago with her husband and son. She is passionate about creating educational opportunities for young people, an interest that provides a focal point for her involvement at the Goodman.