Nidhi Satiani has lived in Upper Arlington since 2016 with her husband and two children. She earned a bachelor's degree in biology, master's degrees in vision science and in public health, and a doctorate in optometry from The Ohio State University, where she works as a senior research optometrist. Satiani serves on the Board of Directors for both Erase the Space and Ohio State Mortar Board Alumni Council. She is also active in the Columbus Metropolitan Club, where she serves on the Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion Committee; and Seeds of Caring, where she leads service activities with the Broad Street Food Pantry. She is launching a Community Health Action Team in Upper Arlington in partnership with Franklin County Public Health. She has been active in Upper Arlington Schools through the PTO of Wickliffe Progressive Elementary School and served on the Wickliffe Building Steering Committee during the facilities master planning design phase. Satiani was elected to the Board of Education in November 2021. Her term began on January 1, 2022, and ends on December 31, 2025.