Jayanti S. Ravi has worked as the Commissioner of Schools, the Chairperson of the State Board of Secondary Education and is currently the Commissioner for Higher Education in Gujarat. A Nuclear Physicist by training, she also has a Masters in Public Administration from Harvard University and a Ph.D in Technology enhanced Education from the MS University, Baroda. She has been a Mason Fellow and a Chevening Scholar. She has worked as the Collector, PanchMahals and DDO, Sabarkantha and Director, NAC in the Prime Minister’s Office. She has been a column writer with Frontline, a leading fortnightly and a performing vocalist in Indian music. Awarded the prestigious Littauer Fellowship at Harvard Kennedy School, she studied at LSE (UK) and is also a visiting faculty at Harvard University.