Priyadarshini Chaplot provides leadership on RP Group's internal and external communications (including Perspectives and Scoop e-newsletters, and the website). Ms. Chaplot also serves as a senior researcher for the ACE Adoption Guides and Student Support (Re)defined projects. Previously, she served as the director of professional development and a senior researcher with the RP Group, where she created practitioner-focused professional development opportunities and engaged in statewide and national projects focused on community college reform, including the Gates Foundation's Completion by Design and Bridging Research, Information and Culture initiatives.
Prior to that, Ms. Chaplot served as the education research assessment analyst in the office of research and institutional effectiveness at Mt. San Antonio College. During that time, she also served as an instructor, teaching math and English in the college's Adult Diploma Program.
Having worked in various capacities within and outside educational institutions for over a dozen years, Ms. Chaplot is passionate about engaging and empowering practitioners to redesign efforts that promote student success and equity. She earned her M.B.A. from California Polytechnic University, Pomona and her B.A. in Psychology from the University of California, Berkeley.
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