Marie Goradia

Marie Goradia

Dr. Marie Goradia is the President of Pratham Houston and the mother of two, Sapphira and Kevin. Marie has a Bachelors in Chemistry, a Masters in Biochemistry and a PhD in Molecular Biology from Bombay University.

Philanthropy has always been a passion for the Goradia family and they support many deserving causes around the world in education and healthcare, in particular Pratham, which today is one of the largest non profits in the world in the field of elementary education.

Marie and her husband Vijay were the recipients of the 2013 Tapestry Gala Award, which was established by Interfaith Ministries to recognize community leaders who have worked for the betterment of Houston and the world.

Marie is on the Board of Visitors of MD Anderson and the Asia Society. She manages the family office, is an avid world traveler and an award winning   ballroom dancer.