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Currently Dr. Ved S. Kawatra resides in Sands Point, New York and is retired, but since the death of her husband participates heavily in the real estate management company that she and her husband founded in 1978. Prior to co-founding her company, Dr. Kawatra was a professor at Medgar Evers College, City University of New York, where she was awarded Best Teacher of the Year in 1976. She was also a Director of Public Service Careers Program, Radio Corporation of America and Director of Human Relations for the Regional Opportunity Centers of the City of New York. Dr. Kawatra holds a Ph.D. in Educational Administration from New York University. She was married to her husband, Mahendra P. Kawatra, for more than 53 years (Dr. M.P. Kawatra passed away in October 2015) and has 3 daughters as well as 7 grandchildren spanning ages 21 to 2.
SURINDER RAMETRA, a scholar, entrepreneur and philanthropist, founded Sun Computers & Software, Inc. in 1983 as a single retail store and guided its growth to ultimately ringing the opening bell on the American Stock Exchange as the company went public under the name Advance Technology Group (ATEC) in 1994. He retired in 2003, and currently serves as a trustee and Board member of numerous well-established international businesses and charitable organizations, including a few he takes great pride in being the founder member. Rametra has a degree in Mechanical Engineering from Punjab Engineering College, India, a Master's degree in Industrial Engineering from the Indian Institute of Technology (IIT), India and an MBA in Finance from New York University (NYU). Surinder resides in New York with his wife and is blessed with five grandchildren from his three children.
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