New Executive Director

Our New Executive Director

Uma Venkat


Uma Venkat is the Executive Director at the Coastal Bend Bays Foundation. Mrs. Venkat has significant experience in managing non-profit organizations and substantial involvement in community outreach and service. Mrs. Venkat has encompassing education background in administration, management and leadership, with a Bachelor in Organizational Leadership Studies and Diploma with Distinction in Human Resources Management from Canada, and a Master’s degree in Public Administration (MPA) with a specialization in non-profit and public management. She will be receiving a second Master’s degree in Business Administration (MBA) in Strategic Planning from Texas A&M University-Corpus Christi. Mrs. Venkat has a deep passion for nature and a love for the coastal resources in the coastal bend area of Texas. She is also a strong advocate of conservation of natural resources through education and outreach.

Phone: (361) 882 3439