Abja Midha is the Vice President of Work Based Learning Labs (WBLL) at HERE to HERE, where she leads a team working to integrate work-based learning in schools throughout New York City, starting in the Bronx. She is responsible for crafting HERE to HERE’s WBLL strategy and working with internal and external stakeholders to advance work-based learning at scale. This effort includes developing strong relationships as a trusted advisor to education, community-based, and government partners and managing the agenda for the WBLL team. Abja joined HERE to HERE from The Education Trust – New York, where she served as Deputy Director and partnered with organizations across the state to advocate for the elimination of gaps in equity and opportunity that prevent students from succeeding. Abja graduated from Brown University with a B.A. in Economics and International Relations and earned her J.D from Yale Law School.
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