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Vichi Jagannathan '17 and Rural Opportunity Institute

October 11, 2019

Earlier this month, Vichi and her Rural Opportunity Institute (ROI) Co-Founder, Seth Saeugling, were featured on the front cover of the Teach For America alumni magazine One Day. To learn more about Vichi and Seth, ROI, and several of their key community partners read the full article here.

Rural Opportunity Institute
Photo and caption taken from teachforamerica.org – “Vichi Jagannathan (left) and Seth Saeugling’s makeshift office at Pattillo Middle School is packed with artifacts from Tarboro’s systems mapping process.”

Vichi Jagannathan (SOM ’17) is the Co-Founder of MyHealthEd and Rural Opportunity Institute.  Vichi and the MyHealthEd team was awarded the Yale SOM Harley Lippman Entrepreneurial Fellowship Award in 2016 and won the Aetna Foundation Prize for Health Equity Innovation at Startup Yale in 2017. 

About the author

Amy Schock

Senior Administrative Assistant for Faculty Support and Entrepreneurship