Sastry Dhara

Board of Trustees

Sastry Dhara

Sastry Dhara has more than 25 years of information technology experience, including technology implementations in the area of health information exchange (HIE). He was involved in furthering the use of electronic medical records in the private and public sectors. Dhara brings decades of software engineering, solution architecture and entrepreneurship experience to the Board. He holds a bachelor’s degree in mining engineering and a master’s degree in computer science. Dhara focuses on using technology to lower health care costs. Other areas of expertise include national security, technology startups, electronic commerce standards and organizational change management. He lives in Rockville with his family.