Anushka started her career as a barrister at a leading common law chambers, latterly specialising in family law.
In 2014, she left the Bar to pursue her interest in teaching history and politics. Most recently Anushka has been a senior leader at the London Academy of Excellence, a top state sixth form in East London. Common to her experiences in both law and education has been a strong commitment to social justice and wanting to create a more equitable world.
Anushka is particularly interested in the role of citizenship and legal education in developing young people who are both critical thinkers and active citizens who contribute positively to their local and global communities.
Anushka has been a Trustee since 2022.