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Kumar Garg

White House Office of Science and Technology Policy
Senior Advisor

Kumar Garg is a senior advisor to the deputy director at the White House Office of Science and Technology Policy focusing on education and broader innovation policy. Kumar leads President Obama’s “Educate to Innovate” campaign to improve science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) education. As part
of Educate to Innovate, which has already secured over $700 million in private sector commitments, Kumar works with a broad range of industries, foundations, philanthropists, states, non-profits, professional societies and federal agencies to build on the president’s call to action. Prior to his time in government, Kumar worked on behalf of parents and children seeking educational reform as an education lawyer and advocate. He served as a supervising clinical lecturer at Yale Law School, supervising students in complex litigation in education. 

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Wednesday, February 6

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