Aashna Mago
Harvard Kennedy School
Master in Public Policy Candidate, 2026
The Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania
Master in Business Administration Candidate, 2026

Aashna Mago is passionate about partnering with families and communities to create meaningful school experiences that inspire joyful and independent learning and are effective and accessible for all learners. She aims to help children cultivate agency, purpose, and social-emotional skills while fostering academic excellence. Most recently, Aashna spent two years as the Director of Operations & Special Projects at a learner-driven, Montessori-inspired school in the Acton Academy network. She also served as a lead elementary teacher and after-school educator at Acton. Before Acton, she spent four years at Facebook developing K-12 education programs and products for students from historically marginalized groups. She led human-centered evaluation and strategy for her team's education initiatives. Aashna holds a BS in Computer Science from Stanford University.

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