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Mala Batra

Interim Chief Executive Officer


Mala Batra joined Aspire in 2011 and has managed various functions including strategy, growth, and operations – overseeing the launch of six new schools, designing the organization’s strategic planning process, and leading Aspire through the selection process of Memphis as the its first expansion city outside of California. Most recently, she has been working to evolve the central support structure to ensure effective and efficient support for Aspire’s 38 schools and 4 regions.

Prior to joining Aspire, Mala held project management roles at Levi Strauss & Co. and Gap Inc. and worked as a consultant for Deloitte. Mala holds a B.S. from University of California, Berkeley and an M.B.A from Harvard Business School.