A passionate advocate, Reeta works to ensure that the Foundation is focused on the people it serves. She travels extensively in the communities where it is active. Reeta is a member of the Aspen Philanthropy Group and the World Economic Forum on Social Innovation. She has spoken before a wide array of fora including the UN General Assembly (for the International Year of Youth), the Clinton Global Initiative, the World Innovation Summit for Education and the UNESCO Youth Forum. Prior to joining the Foundation, Reeta held a variety of leadership positions at Abbott and the Abbott Fund. Prior to joining the private sector, she worked at the United Nations.