Meena Malik, Program Coordinator of the National Theater Project at the New England Foundation for the Arts (NEFA) and recognized vocalist, is known as a mover and shaker who is re-defining what community engagement and conversations around equity in the arts look like in Boston. Meena organized and led “Beyond Orientalism: The Forum” in October 2017 and is one of the founder of Boston’s first API (Asian Pacific Islander) Arts Network. As an artist, Meena has performed with Opera Providence, MetroWest Opera, Boston Opera Collaborative, New England Orchestra among others. She currently performs with Voci Angelica Trio, an international band that fuses world folk music with classical elegance. Meena holds both a Masters in Vocal Performance from New England Conservatory and a Masters in Arts Administration from Boston University.