Radhika Khandelwal

Ed.D. - Dean for Students & School Culture
Radhika (Dean Rad) previously worked at Brentwood School, where she was the 7th Grade Dean and taught middle school Human Development.
Prior to working at Brentwood School, Rad was a founding middle school teacher at Synergy Academies, an award-winning charter school network in South Los Angeles. In both schools, Rad led and participated in many initiatives to enhance school culture, including mediating conflict conversations, designing advisory curriculum, leading retreats, advising student council, and coordinating special assemblies, affinity groups, and other diversity-, equity-, and inclusion-driven school programming. Outside of her work as an educator, Rad spends her free time enjoying and supporting South Asian arts. Rad holds a B.A. in Psychology from Scripps College, an Ed.M. in Human Development and Psychology from the Harvard Graduate School of Education, and an Ed.D. in Educational Leadership for Social Justice from Loyola Marymount University.