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Ritesh Desai appointed to Georgians First Commission

Compiled/partly written by Suzanne Sen and Murali Kamma Email Compiled/partly written by Suzanne Sen and Murali Kamma
February 2019
Ritesh Desai appointed to Georgians First Commission


(Left) Brian Kemp, Sheetal Desai, Ritesh Desai, and Marty Kemp at the Georgia Governor’s Mansion.


Brian Kemp, Georgia’s new governor, has picked Ritesh Desai for his Georgians First ​Commission; Desai is on the Appointments Subcommittee. Desai is the founder and executive VP of, an Atlanta-based stone and cabinet importing business that has operations in China as well. He also serves as an advisory board member on the Georgia Commission on Equal Opportunity. He is Public Relations Lead for BAPS in Atlanta and member of the Government Relations National Development Cell for BAPS Southeast region. Among the honors he received was a Special Congressional Recognition from U.S. Rep. John Lewis.

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