Tania Bhattacharyya, Foundation Executive Director
Tania is the Executive Director of New Directions for Women, Foundation, a 501(c)3 nonprofit providing sustaining support in the form of partial scholarships, capital support for building projects, and the growth of our endowment to provide sustaining support for the next generation of patients and families transforming their lives from addiction to recovery.
Tania has a decade of experience developing public relations campaigns in the behavioral healthcare space, managing fundraising activities including grant writing and special events, and developing social enterprises. Understanding the importance of collaboration, she has forged relationships with other nonprofits and behavioral healthcare organizations to provide creative solutions to the co-occurring issues of addiction, domestic violence, and homelessness in women. Tania has championed the importance of alumnae services in treatment over a lifetime, and launching testimonial projects so community members can hear the message of hope.
She has served in leadership volunteer positions within other organizations in the recovery sector including Treatment Professionals in Alumni Services (TPAS) and has done volunteer committee work for the National Association of Addiction Treatment Providers (NAATP). Tania holds a Bachelor of Arts in Psychology and Social Behavior from the University of California – Irvine.