ABODE Bios

Suman Puvvaladasu

Founder & Director, ABODE Schools

A passionate educationalist and a low-cost visionary, Suman Puvvaladasu is an engineer by work and an educationalist by heart. Suman was born into an educationalist family & has roots into teaching since he was kid. He has 8 years of experience running schools from KG to 10th grade and overall 16 years of teaching experience. Suman taught at various levels ranging from KG to PG level both in India & USA. Suman is also founder director of Pratibha Schools, a low-cost school programme to educate kids from humble backgrounds. Pratibha Schools was founded in April, 2004 and has a current strength of 970 kids. Suman has a BE(Hons) degree in Electrical & Electronics from BITS, Pilani and M.S in Mixed Signal Electronics from Arizona State University, USA. Suman worked with Intel, USA for 8 years as chip design engineer and is in computer industry for over 12 years.

Radhika Voruganti

Co-Founder, ABODE Schools

Radhika Voruganti is the creative genius behind Abode Schools. Insipired heavily by Navodaya Schools where she completed her early education, Radhika envisions to create holistic curriculums for whole child development. She researches mainly into integrating sports, drama & arts into main stream curricula for physical, mental, social & emotional development of kids. She is also a nutrition wizard and helps design Abode Meal Menu. Radhika is also co-founder of Pratibha Schools and currently heads interactive education programme @Pratibha. Radhika has a BE in electrical & electronics from KITS and M.S in Mixed Signal Electronics from Arizona State University, USA. Radhika has over 8 years of experience as chip design engineer @Intel, USA and is in computer Industry for over 11 years.