Chief Executive Officer,
Arun Ramanathan is the chief executive officer of Pivot Learning. The Oakland, California-based nonprofit works with high-needs school districts across the country to develop solutions to educational equity problems to ensure that all students graduate prepared for college and career. Prior to joining Pivot, Dr. Ramanathan served as the executive director of the Education Trust - West and as chief student services officer in the San Diego Unified School District. He began his career as a special education teacher and paraprofessional. Dr. Ramanathan earned a doctorate in Administration, Policy and Social Planning from Harvard University’s Graduate School of Education.