Prutha Patel is a program assistant on the Managed Organizations team, providing administrative, financial, and operational support for both internal initiatives and projects hosted at the nonprofits Arabella manages, including the New Venture Fund, a 501(c)(3) public charity. Her portfolio includes projects that focus on youth justice, education, and international development.
Prior to joining Arabella Advisors, Prutha worked in both the for-profit and nonprofit sectors. She gained client management, marketing, and media outreach experience while serving as a national video negotiator at Zenith Optimedia for various clients, including Verizon Wireless and Hulu. Before working at Zenith, Prutha served as the online reporting and water projects intern at charity: water. In this position, she helped manage data associated with various international grants, improved the organization’s “Dollars to Projects” donor reporting process and experience, and assisted in various marketing and production team tasks.
During college, Prutha was involved in service organizations such as Global Brigades and Alpha Phi Omega. She graduated from Rutgers University in New Jersey with a BA in public health and a minor in economics. She also holds a certificate for public health preparedness from the Edward J. Bloustein School of Planning and Public Policy and Rutgers School of Public Health.