About Us

Raja AshrafDirector 

Raja has spent her career identifying, understanding and articulating how individuals across industries make an impact at work and in their communities. As an Assistant Director in the MBA admissions office at Stanford Graduate School of Business and an Associate Director for UC Berkeley Haas School of Business she evaluated applicants for admissions, trained new hires on identifying high potential leaders, led interviews and supported initiatives to increase the diversity of the applicant pool.

Now, as a Director at Bancroft Advising, she helps aspiring MBAs and mid-career professionals craft a powerful narrative that highlights their leadership and impact and works with them to communicate their story to different audiences.

Raja has a M.A. in Policy, Organization and Leadership studies from Stanford University and a B.A. in Economics from Wellesley College.