Director, Product Development and Government Programs at Key Education Foundation
Swetha is the Co-Founder of Key Education Foundation [KEF] – a not-for-profit aimed at ensuring quality early childhood education for children from low-income communities in India. She leads the product development and government program teams in creating affordable, contextual, and high-impact solutions for schools, teachers, parents, and children. She also works closely in designing the organization strategy, monitoring and evaluation, and government programs at KEF. She has previously worked in designing products, capacity-building programs, and monitoring and evaluation methods in education-focused organizations like Experifun, Agastya International Foundation, Royal Society of Chemistry, etc. Swetha completed her Teach for India Fellowship in Pune between 2012 and 2014. Swetha is a graduate of RVCE, Bangalore, where she completed her BE in Biotechnology. She has completed her Masters in Elementary Education from Tata Institute of Social Sciences, Mumbai. Swetha serves as a member of the Karntaka State Steering Committee for Early Childhood Education at Women and Child Department and Samagra Siksha, Karnataka. Swetha is also an avid reader and bird watcher. She loves writing stories for children and spending time with her dogs.