Kiran BainsDiversity and Inclusion Officer
City of San Antonio
Kiran Bains is the Diversity and Inclusion Officer for the City of San Antonio. Kiran brings six years of experience in community development and peace-building work, primarily in South Asia and East Africa. She has taught the detrimental effects of institutionalized discrimination to high school students in New York and most recently spearheaded a yearlong diversity and inclusion initiative for AmeriCorps Members in Austin. A native of San Antonio and first generation college graduate, Bains holds a bachelor of arts in international relations from St. Mary’s University (2006) and masters in peace studies from the University of Notre Dame (2010).