Deepti Panjabi, Director of Continuous Quality Improvement
Deepti Panjabi joined the team as the Director of Continuous Quality Improvement (CQI). She leads a team to support the strategy, planning, and implementation of the organization’s CQI efforts.
After more than a decade of focus on program quality and innovation, Deepti gets most excited about designing and reimagining solutions together with communities. She thrives at the intersection of data, design thinking, and leadership development.
Most recently, Deepti led data initiatives and managed a team at Read Charlotte. Her team designed a three-year, leadership program to support nonprofit partners’ use of data and CQI practices in order to increase mastery of children’s literacy skills. Deepti’s team, alongside nonprofit partners, achieved program goals through high-impact training, coaching, and the creation of new digital tools. The team also documented a roadmap for replication of the program.
Deepti is an alumna of AmeriCorps, Education Pioneers, and she served as a League of Creative Interventionists Fellow. She’s also training to become a certified coach. Deepti holds a Master’s degree in Public Administration and a Bachelor’s degree in Public Policy Analysis from UNC-Chapel Hill.