Sujata was previously an Associate Partner in NewSchools Venture Fund’s Washington, DC office. Prior to joining NewSchools, she was the founding Executive Director of My School DC, the common application and lottery system for district and public charter schools in DC. In its first year of operation, My School DC collected applications from more than 22,000 students for approximately 200 schools. Prior to My School DC, Sujata was the Director of Operations at DC Prep, a high-performing charter network in DC. Sujata holds an BA in Human Development from the University of Chicago and a MPA from the Woodrow Wilson School at Princeton University.