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Poonam A. Ribadia

Manager, Curriculum Development

Poonam Ribadia is a first-generation woman of color who works as a manager of curriculum and program planning and evaluation. She holds an MBA with a background and deep passion for education policy and progressive politics. When she's not working to increase access to education and pushing for DEI initiatives, you'll find Poonam experimenting in the kitchen and exploring the boroughs of New York City.

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I Requested a Company-Wide Name Pronunciation Tool to Help All People Be Seen and Heard—and 2U Listened

Pronouncing every person’s name correctly is the first step in connecting, respecting, and appreciating one another. Given my own personal experience with people mispronouncing my name, I helped bring NameCoach to 2U as part of the company’s commitment to diversity, equity, and inclusion (DEI).

Apr 14, 2022·Poonam A. Ribadia