Planting Pencils Officers and Board of Directors

Presenting the officers and Board of Directors for Planting Pencils, Inc. All officers and board members are graciously volunteering their time so that we can succeed in our mission.

  • Ishaan A. Patel
    Founder, CEO and Board Member
    Student at Kingswood Oxford School

  • Alpa R. Patel, M.D.
    President and Board Member
    Pediatrician and Co-owner of Primary Care Medical Practice

  • Rookmanie Bissessar
    Treasurer and Board Member
    Assistant to Executive Director Court Support Services Division Wethersfield CT

  • Todd Raymond
    Board Member
    CPA and Partner at Henry, Raymond & Thompson, LLC

  • Jane Repp
    Board Member
    Middle School Director at Kingswood Oxford School


Raising Awareness and Providing Support

The mission of Planting Pencils is to raise awareness that every child in the world has a right to basic, free, quality education and to give support to underfunded schools in low-income areas in the US and underdeveloped countries where many children have no access or limited access to basic education.

One pencil, one book, one child at a time
We can make a difference!