Gabrielle Mahesh

Associate Vice Principal

Gabby started with Shanti Bhavan in the summer of 2019 as a volunteer teacher. She then joined the on-site team and, from 2020-2022, filled the role of Administrative Manager, working between the United States and India. In May of 2022, she transitioned to her current position of Associate Vice Principal in which she oversees the on-site team, teacher professional development and evaluations, pre-college programming, and college applications.

Before joining the Shanti Bhavan team, Gabby worked as a special education teacher in a suburb of Boston, Massachusetts. She holds a Bachelor’s in Psychology and a Master’s in Special Education from Simmons University. Gabby expects to earn an additional Master’s in International Education from the University of Massachusetts–Amherst in the Spring of 2023. In her free time, Gabby enjoys cooking, traveling, reading, hiking, and spending time with loved ones.