Meet Our Leadership

Mimi Sawhney

Founder & CEO

Mimi is a junior at Brown University studying Business Economics. She founded LWU during COVID-19. She’s been with LWU from the start. 

Emerson Allen

Chief Operating  Officer

She is a Sophomore at Liberty University. She directs day-to-day activities and leads the operations team in onboarding, training, and coordinating volunteers.

Elle Dafnis 

Chief Marketing Officer

Elle is freshman at university of Georgia.She helps develop a strong brand for LWU to create strong engagement with our audience and expanding and focusing on our mission. 

Cici Zhu

Director of Volunteer Management

Cici is a senior at White Oaks Secondary School. She manages volunteer coordination, tracking volunteer activity, corresponding with volunteers, and measuring continued interest in tutoring.

Ilaana Khan

Director of Projects and Events

Ilaana is a senior at West Lake High School. She is in charge of managing all the larger initiatives that LWU hosts. From summer camps to university outreach, this role covers the goals we have outside of tutoring.

Anya Gada

Director of Volunteer Development

Anya is a senior at Orlando Science High School. She completes the background check and reference emails for new volunteers. She also completes the training, onboarding, and pairing for them.

Sudha Manogna Motamarri

Website Director 

Sudha is a freshman at the University of Central Florida. She oversees all aspects of a website’s operation, from content management and website design.

Hansini Wadan

Marketing Director

Hansini is a freshman at Northeastern University. She manages our online presence and PR by planning out social media post schedules and designing a few herself.

About Us

Learn With Us is a 501(c)3 nonprofit organization dedicated to providing free tutoring to all K-12 students.

Graphics designed by Kelly Qi ©