Our Strategy

Enhancing CS and Maker education across the US by:

Expanding professional development and training, especially for educators at high poverty and Title 1 schools.

Boosting hands-on learning, with special emphasis on children and young adults from underrepresented groups and communities.

Supporting and growing the community of like-minded advocates to increase awareness and drive greater thought leadership.

Our Trustees

Vandana Sikka

Vandana Sikka

Vandana Sikka is a strong advocate of the universal right to education, especially for the disadvantaged. Serving as the chairperson of Infosys Foundation USA, her passion to make computing education more widely and easily accessible is fueled by the principle that education is a great equalizer to help bridge inequality, develop the skill sets needed for the future, and open up new opportunities. With a master’s degree in computer science, Vandana is founder and CEO of a technology company. She also serves on the Board of Directors of Code.org and the Computer Science Teachers Association. Her technology career has spanned product development and management for supply chain and enterprise software companies, including creating one of the first B2B online catalogs at a software startup later acquired by a public company. Vandana’s personal interests include volunteering at her children's schools, traveling, learning from people and different societies and cultures, and designing and making jewelry. Follow Vandana @VTSikka
Sandeep Dadlani

Sandeep Dadlani

Sandeep Dadlani is a Trustee of Infosys Foundation USA. At Infosys, he serves as President and Head of Americas and holds additional responsibilities as Global Head of the Manufacturing, Retail, Consumer Packaged Goods and Logistics Unit. Sandeep oversees a $2.5B portfolio and helps 300+ clients across the world embrace digital technologies. As Chairman of EdgeVerve, an Infosys subsidiary, he focuses on co-creating innovative cloud-based products and platforms with clients. Other responsibilities include managing the entire partner ecosystem of Infosys. Mr. Dadlani holds a bachelor’s degree in electronics engineering and an MBA degree in finance. He has nearly two decades of product, operations, sales, and marketing expertise gained from his experience at Infosys and Citibank. He has been a member of the World Economic Forum Agenda Council on Values & Ethics and the United Nations Supply Chain Sustainability Report groups. As a resident of Atlanta, Mr. Dadlani is passionate about education and serves on the advisory boards of Georgia Institute of Technology and Kennesaw State University in Georgia. He also is a board member for Hands-On-Atlanta, a non-profit organization that helps individuals, families, corporate, and community groups strengthen Greater Atlanta through tutoring and mentoring children, helping individuals and families emerge out of poverty, and improving Atlanta’s environment. Follow Sandeep on Twitter @SandeepDadlani