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A Legacy Of Excellence

Founded in the year 2013, Mantra stepped into the ecosystem with a vision to transform Public Education in India. 


The idea and belief in development of education leadership that inspired us to initiate our work in Karnataka with 3 schools in 2014, has now become a game changer in 5 States with 284000+ education leaders who are transforming the reality of 266000+ schools in India.


While committed to constant innovation we formulate and implement programs across the school, cluster, block, state and ecosystem levels, envisioning a fulfilling learning experience for millions of children in India.

Continuous Learning

We believe in professional development for our education leaders as well as a seamless learning experience for our students

Integrity

Our authentic approach to education reform focused on systemic transformation

Ownership

Exercising responsibility for our actions towards structural change

Teamwork

Collaboration with an ecosystem of stakeholders  

Empathy

Designing student-centric learning experience by understanding their needs

Sense of Possibility

Every leader in the system wishes for change and believes, “I can bring about change.”

Our

Core

Values

Our Patrons

Ms Kumari Shibulal

Patron,
Shibulal Family Philanthropic Initiative

Mr S.D. Shibulal

Permanent Trustee,
Shibulal Family Philanthropic Initiative

Mr Deepak Satwalekar

Former MD & CEO
HDFC Standard Life Insurance Co. Ltd.

Ms Daya Kori

Managing Director,

India Software R&D Centre, Evive Health LLC

Mr KL Mukesh

Venture Partner,
Unitus Seed Fund

Mr Ujwal Thakar

Former CEO,
Pratham

Ms Janhvi Maheshwari -Kanoria

Director Innovation,

Education Above All (EAA)

Board of Advisors

Santosh More

Director and Co-Founder

Khushboo Awasthi

Director and Co-Founder

Rucha Pande

Chief Operations Officer

Directors

Director ,Culture & HR

Revathi P

Program Director, STEP

Aileen Chen

Director, R&D

Nagendra Sriram 

Saurabh Singh

State Program

Deepthi Jayabhadran

Solution Design

Mohammad Rafi MT

State Program

Program Managers

Narayan Hegde

Cluster Program

Mounesh Bheemaraya

Cluster Program

Venkatesh D

Government Relations 

Research & Design Team

Amrita Gopal

Research & Design Lead

Ratna Sri Mudumba

Research & Design Lead

Anshuman Singh

Research & Design Lead

Solution Design Team

Charul Dhingra

Associate Program Manager

Bidyarani Mainaly

Content Development Lead

   Ankita Sahe

Content Development Lead

Palak Sharma

Content Development Lead

Palak Sharma

Sriram Valluri

Content Development Lead

Palak Sharma

Gunjan Chaturvedi

Content Development Lead

Palak Sharma

Midlaj CH

Digital Content Strategist

Lakshmy Venkatesh

Fundraising Lead

Navjot Kohli

Fundraising  Lead

Reslee Varghese

Strategist - Communications

Strategic Functions Team

Katyayani Rana

Digital Communication Lead

Sushant Kumar

Program Communication Lead

Dhirendra Mishra

Program Lead

Ankur Chaturvedi

Program Lead

Vishal Pandey

Program Lead

STEP Team

Tapas Ranjan Roy

Program Lead

Kumar Amalendu

Program Lead

Neerajdas Guru

Consultant

Annapurna Maratha

Project Lead

Archana Hegde

Project Lead

Pradeep S

Associate Program Manager

Bala Krishna

Project Lead

Channakeshava VP

Project Lead

Vijay V Kumbhashi

Associate Program Manager

Basavaraj Divatagi

Project Lead

Siddharaju Gowda

Project Lead

Maruti M Talwar

Project Lead

Sunil S

Project Lead

Veena Chandru

Project Lead

Naveen Kumar 

Program Lead

Radha D

Associate Program Manager

Ravi L

Project Lead

Raghunath R

Project Lead

Saraswati Naik

Project Lead

Lingaraju MB

Associate Program Manager

Yatheesh R G

Project Lead

Praveen Rao

Project Lead

Madhu R

Program Lead

Archana M

Project Lead

Syed Wasim

Program Lead

Shivani Yadav

Program Lead

Navneet Kaur

Program Lead

Ann Jose

Associate Program Manager

Ravikanth R

School Transformation Lead

Jitendra

School Transformation Lead

Rhea Mendiratta

Research & Design Lead

Arshath Murthuja

Strategic Partnerships Lead

CoLab

 EduMentum

Rakishma M

Research & Design Lead

Shivangi Tripathi

Ecosystem Builder

Soumyadeep Sarkar

Ecosystem Builder

Maker’s Space

Shekhar Suman

Program Manager

Rupesh Jha

Curriculum & Training Lead

Our Partners

Our Supporters