Joseph Cubas is the Head of Research and Planning at Avasara Academy, a progressive secondary school that educates girls of exceptional promise for a lifetime of leadership and contribution to society. Previously, Joseph served as Special Assistant to a Superintendent of public schools in New York City where he assisted the Superintendent and her team in the conception and implementation of various region-wide initiatives.
Meher Pudumjee is the current Chairperson of Thermax Ltd, a company focused in the businesses of energy and the environment. She is also a board member of Teach For India and a active supporter of a range of social and education initiatives in the city.
Sheetal Bapat is the founder of Shyamchi Aai Foundation and a board member of Pune City Connect, an initiative for collective action in Pune with a huge focus on transforming the education landscape of Pune.