One of the founding members of the Unity4Cause foundation, Mr. Dhiraj Parekh has contributed his 45 years as an engineer and scientist in the USA. He began his career serving at the defence department for 33 years as a scientist at Edgewood chemical and Biological Center Edgewood, Maryland. He is the owner of many patents making his valuable participation to the US society.
He is the recipient of one of top honoured and highest civilian award called George Linstead award in 2013 in technology Transfer. Being a dynamic personality, he also shows interest in writing and is an Author of “Aatmagita, and is also a Musician, Producer, Director, story writer for some of the famous movies like Bawandar and Wings of Hope etc.
He is also an active founder of “Aatmasakshatkar Vidyapith Foundation” – School of self-enlightenment and the temple in Baltimore, Maryland. On the social front, he was the master-mind behind one of the largest Gujarati event in New Jersey – “Chalo Gujarat”.