As executive director of programs, Radhika is responsible for overseeing program planning across the areas of professional training, arts and design, and teen and retiree programs. She is also responsible for instructor management and outreach to professional and local organizations to develop new programs for adult learners.
Before joining Bellevue College Continuing Education (BC CE) in the Spring of 2013, Radhika was VP of product management at Corinthian Colleges, an education company with a nationwide network of colleges that deliver vocational and professional training programs.
Before entering the field of education, Radhika had a technology management background. She has created and grown new software products and services at AT&T Bell Labs and Lucent Technologies across the United States and Europe.
Radhika earned a B.A. at the University of Madras and a Ph.D. in international economics from the University of Houston. Radhika is multilingual in English, Tamil, and German. She lives in Bellevue with her husband and two children.