Niven Narain ('26)

Dr. Niven R. Narain joined Trinity Church in early 2009 with his wife Paula after moving from Miami, FL. Together, they are proud parents of 3 children. He grew up in the Bahamas and Florida and has held leadership positions in his previous church, serving on Committees for Learning, Witness, Young Adult Formation, in addition to being on the Vestry. At Trinity, Niven has been an active member of the church, most recently as the Co-Chair of the COVID-19 Task Force, a Sunday school teacher, and ad hoc member for various Committee iniatives. Niven and Paula were married at Trinity. Their sons Paul and Philip, have been baptized at Trinity — with hopes to soon baptize their daughter, Margaret. Niven is passionate about his work in heatlhcare and global medicine. He is Co-Founder, President & CEO of BERG, a Boston-based biopharma that employs patient-driven biology and Bayesian AI to develop drugs and diagnostics in cancer, neurodegeneration, and rare diseases. He is an Advisor/Board Member to NASA/Gene Lab Steering Committee, DoD, No. 10, Meharry Medical College, and the Petrie-Flom Center for Health Law Policy, Biotechnology, and Bioethics at Harvard Law School. Niven attended St. John’s University, NY and the University of Miami Miller School of Medicine, where he is still Faculty. He is a frequent international speaker and lectures often at Harvard. He is very active in educational STEM programs in Massachusetts and participates in mission trips to the Caribbean.