Saira Rao is the Co-Founder and Creative Director of In This Together Media, a packaging company that creates diverse children’s books. She is the author of Chambermaid (Grove Press) and The Madlands (forthcoming). Previously, Saira was a television news producer in Washington D.C., and Miami; a law clerk for the United States Court of Appeals for the Third Circuit in Philadelphia, and a lawyer at Cleary Gottlieb Steen & Hamilton LLP in New York City. Saira is a graduate of the University of Virginia and New York University School of Law. She lives in Denver with her husband, two small children, one bizarre dog and too many fish to count.
About Changemaker Chats
Founded in 2014, Changemaker Chats is a not-for-profit organization that equips women with the networks and know-how to be more effective at work, at home, and in their community. Changemaker Chats’ staple event is it’s off-the- record “ chats” with female leaders, ranging from C-suite professionals, to entrepreneurs, to writers, artists, and more. Open to women of all ages and stages of life, Changemaker Chats is funded through donations, sponsors, and event proceeds, enabling the organization to deliver on its mission to grow a vibrant network of women across the world.