Our Staff

Fatema Basrai

Fatema Basrai is an educator, who along with teaching third grade students through the Teach for America program and IDEA Public Schools, has spent time in organizations focusing on research and building relationships with educational partners to better serve students.  She joins LSAISD from the P16Plus Council of Greater Bexar County where she was the Collective Impact Facilitator and Communications Director. In that role, she was responsible for analyzing system-level barriers to high school graduation and post-secondary enrollment and attainment along with facilitating programming for education leaders around systems-changing college and career readiness goals.

LSAISD offers a free, 9-month program for community leaders interested in meaningfully impacting San Antonio’s educational landscape by learning about the San Antonio Independent School District (SAISD) and the challenges and opportunities they face in the community. As executive director, Fatema leads the 6-year-old leadership development program while managing operational duties and development initiatives.

To learn more about Leadership SAISD, e-mail fatema@leadershipsaisd.org