Arun Baheti joined Cal Wellness in 2018 with high-level executive experience with nonprofit, for-profit and public organizations. Most recently he was director of operations and finance for The Writers Guild Foundation in Los Angeles, and simultaneously served as a consultant for The Bluebook International, where he served as Senior Vice President and Corporate Counsel. He previously oversaw government services and operations for Marshall & Swift/Boeckh and provided consultation services to nonprofits and foreign governments. Prior experience also includes working with the State of California’s Governor’s Office, San Diego Data Processing Corporation and the California Democratic Party. He was consultant for Covered California, where he led a successful effort to increase enrollment of minority communities in the state during the initial Affordable Care Act enrollment period.
Baheti is currently board chair of the Program for Torture Victims Los Angeles. Among his numerous awards are the eWeek/Technology Manager Forum’s Technology Innovation Best Practice Award, Wharton School’s Business Transformation Award and the Council of State Governments’ Award of Excellence.
Baheti earned his bachelor’s degree in Science, Technology and Politics and in Political Science from Macalester College in St. Paul, Minnesota, and received his Juris Doctor from UCLA. He is a member of the California bar.
abaheti [at] calwellness.org