Executive Team

Executive Director

Samarth Patel

As the Executive Director for the Beta Chi Theta Foundation, Samarth’s responsibilities include strategic leadership and oversight of the Foundation and acting liaison between the Foundation’s executive team and its Board of Directors. In addition to his involvement with the Foundation, Samarth is a Financial Analyst with Pratt & Whitney. Samarth graduated from the University of Connecticut with a degree in finance.

Finance Director

Pathik Patel

As the Finance Director for the Beta Chi Theta Foundation, Pathik's responsibilities include financial planning, budgeting, and reporting to both internal/external stakeholders, and working closely with the Foundation’s Executive Director on fundraising related activities. In addition to his involvement with the Foundation, Pathik is currently an Internal Auditor at Cabot Corporation and has previously worked with Arrowstreet Capital in Boston, MA and PricewaterhouseCooper's in Hartford, CT. Pathik has also served in various leadership roles within the Fraternity, most recently as the VP for Financial Affairs on Beta Chi Theta’s Executive Board. He graduated with a bachelors degree in Accounting from the University of Connecticut and holds a CPA.

Education Director

Tenzin Sonam

As the Foundation's Education Director, Tenzin's responsibilities include developing the education and leadership development programs for the Brothers of Beta Chi Theta. In addition to his involvement with the Foundation, Tenzin is a current Masters of Business Taxation student at the Carlson School of Management, University of Minnesota- where he also graduated with a degree in accounting.

Marketing and Communications Director

Bhrunil Patel

As the Marketing and Communications Director for the Beta Chi Theta Foundation, Bhrunil's responsibilities include developing strategies to inform and engage stakeholders and trade organizations on the Foundation's activities. Bhrunil also manages the Foundation's social media communications network, alongside supporting ongoing donor engagement strategies. In addition to his work with the Foundation, Bhrunil serves as a Director for the Software Development Services team at Beacon Health Options in Boston, MA. He received his BA and Masters in Healthcare Administrations from the University of Minnesota, and his MBA from Washington State University.

Board of Directors

Chairman of the Board

Vivek Surti

Vivek Surti currently serves as the Chairman of the Board of Directors for the Beta Chi Theta Foundation. In addition to this role, Surti also serves on the Board of Trustees for Beta Chi Theta Fraternity. Vivek’s past experiences include serving as a political fundraiser, as National President of Beta Chi Theta Fraternity, and as a Communications Director for the Tennessee Business Roundtable. He received his BA in Political Science from Vanderbilt University and resides in Nashville, TN.

Board Member

Vinay Kohli

Vinay Kohli currently serves on the Foundation’s Board of Directors providing legal and strategic guidance to the Executive team. In addition to his involvement with the Foundation, he also works as an Attorney with Hooper, Lundy, and Bookman, PC. Vinay received his BBA in Finance, Masters in Accounting, and JD from the University of Texas, Austin. He currently resides in Los Angeles, CA with his wife and newborn son.

Board Member

Jay Bhimani

Jay Bhimani currently serves on the Foundation's Board of Directors. In addition to this role, he serves as the head of payer sales for PatientPing, a healthcare technology startup in Boston and has previously worked at Beacon Health Options as the Assistant Vice President for Business Development. He received his degree in Management and Finance from Purdue University.