Mission

ShikshaLokam enables and amplifies leadership development opportunities for
individuals and institutions engaged in K-12 education systems
Founded in 2017, ShikshaLokam is an Education Leadership Catalyst under the aegis of Advaith Foundation. It is a manifestation of Societal Platform thinking, a systemic method to resolve complex societal challenges with speed, at scale, sustainably. As a catalyst for education leadership, ShikshaLokam co-creates different solutions with Government Functionaries, Civil Society Organizations and Academic Bodies to address the Education Leadership challenges.

Keeping the Societal Platform construct, ShikshaLokam works towards distributing the ability to solve the gaps that exist in education leadership development space and improving the agency of actors in the ecosystem to drive large scale educational change programs.
About Advaith Foundation
Born out of the conviction that quality education is the cornerstone of all developmental progress in society, Advaith Foundation is a Shibulal Family Philanthropic Initaitive, formed to promote philanthropic ventures in the field of education and research. The trust was registered in July 2004, and is based out of Bangalore, Karnataka, India.

We believe that every child has the right to an education that enriches the mind, builds character and broadens horizons through knowledge. It is our mission to make such education accessible to children from different walks of life, with the effects cascading and resounding further in the generations to come.

Trustees

Board of Advisors

Mr. Anil Swarup

Former Secretary,
Ministry of Education

Dr. Santhosh Mathew

Country Lead
Social and Public Finance Policy, Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation

Dr. Sujatha Rao

Professor and Academic Advisor,
ISDM

Dr.Subramanian Rangan

Professor of Strategy and Management,
INSEAD

Our team

Aishwarya Rastogi

Manager, Solutions and Product Development

Akash Shah

Lead, Product Engineering

Anupama Purohit

Education Consultant

Ayush Mukherjee

Lead, Program Design and Research

Khushboo Awasthi

Chief Operating Officer

Kiran Haridas

Lead, Frontend Developer

Luv Kumar

Lead, Communications

Lydia Johnson

Associate, Program Design

Mansi Nema

Lead, Program Design & Research

Meghna Dixit

Senior Lead, Product Management

Neeraj Doddamane

Chief Strategy Officer

Pooja Rajashekar

Associate, Product Innovation

Prateek Agarwal

Senior Lead, Product Management

Preethi Gowda

Lead QA

Priyanka K Mohan

Manager, Ecosystem Development

Rohini Raj

UX - Writer

Sakshi

Lead, Program Design and Research

Sandhya Wadhwa

Manager, State Programs

Sanjana DM

Lead, Product Innovations

Sanjay Sharma

Senior Lead, Programs

Shakthieshwari A

Lead, Data Engineering

Shruti Fauzdar

Lead, Solutions Design

Sonal Bhasin

Associate, Content and Design

Souvik Bandhapadhyay

Lead, State Programs

Subash

Senior QA Engineer

Varsha Sastry

Senior Lead, User Experience (UX)

Veena Sagar

Senior Education Consultant

Vijayashree Urs

Chief Technology Officer

Vinay R Sanjivi

Senior Lead, Programs

Our team

Aishwarya Rastogi

Manager, Solutions and Product Development

Ajay Kumar

Lead, Support and Implementation

Akash Shah

Lead, Product Engineering

Anupama Purohit

Education Consultant

Bidyarani Mainaly

ShikshaKalp Fellow
(Solution Design)

Jayant Gupta

Lead, Key State Programs

Khushboo Awasthi

Chief Operating Officer

Kiran Haridas

Lead, Frontend Developer

Luv Kumar

Lead, Communications

Meghna Dixit

Lead, Product Management

Neeraj Doddamane

Lead, Strategy and Growth

Prateek Agarwal

Associate, Products
and Solutions

Pratik Salve

Associate, UI/UX Designer

Preethi Gowda

Test Engineer

Rajat Kharbanda

Products Innovations Lead

Sakshi R

Shikshakalp Fellow

Sandhya Wadhwa

Manager, State Programs

Sanjay Sharma

Lead, Key State Programs

Shakthieshwari A

Lead, Data Engineering

Shivangi

Manager, Ecosystem Development

Sonal Bhasin

Associate, Content
and Design

Souvik Bandhapadhyay

Lead, State Programs

Surya Rao S

Manager, Support & Implementation

Utsarga Mondal

Lead, Program Design & Research

Varsha Sastry

Lead, Product Management

Veena Sagar

Manager, Program Design

Vijayashree Urs

Senior Consultant Technology

Vinay R Sanjivi

Senior Lead, Programs

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