Sameer Sampat

Sameer Sampat

Sameer is currently the Executive Director of the India School Leadership Institute, one of the country's only organizations exclusively focused on school leadership development. Previously Sameer had been working for The Education Innovation Laboratory (EdLabs) at Harvard University which both executes and measures the impact of interventions aimed at closing the racial achievement gap in the U.S. Sameer had been focused on specifically researching the effectiveness of technology and school leadership in this initiative. He is former high school mathematics teacher, a Teach For America alumni, and spent a two years in India working with the Akanksha Foundation in Mumbai and Adharshila Shikshan Kendra in Madhya Pradesh. He holds a bachelors degree in Electrical Engineering from UCLA and a Master's Degree in Economics and Education from Columbia University.