Advisory Council 

Chirag Amin is an Advisor for the Houston Classical Board.  He is also the Manager of East Structuring at Shell Energy North America where he has worked for over twelve years.  Prior to this, he worked for Lehman Brothers for four years.  Chirag holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science from Cornell University and an MBA from the University of Chicago Booth School of Business.  He lives in Houston with his wife, Pooja, and twin sons, Jaidan and Dilan.  He is passionate about Equality of Opportunity and committed to Houston Classical’s mission to provide a high quality education for underserved children to prepare them for success in life.   

Advisory Council 



Dr. Julie Kuo previously worked as a Research Manager in Pharmacy Practice and Translational Research at the University of Houston, College of Pharmacy. She also worked as a Medical Liaison for many years at top pharmaceutical companies. She currently cares for her three kids and has dedicated her time to charitable organizations in Houston. Julie was born in New York City to immigrants from Korea. Her parents always instilled in her the value of education. She is committed to help in providing a solid education for those enrolled at Houston Classical School.


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Advisory Council 

Rahul Moodgal is an Advisor for the Houston Classical Board. His daytimes are spent helping firms across the world build their businesses. His current roles include being Head of Investor Relations and Business Development at Parvus Asset Management and an Independent Fund Director to the Cederberg Greater China Funds, as well as an advisor to several other firms. Rahul has worked in financial services for 23 years and prior to this he was an academic. Rahul studied at 19 universities in four countries and he holds a BA from Keele University, an MPhil from Cambridge University and an MPhil from London School of Economics, as well as several vocational qualifications. Rahul is a Trustee of British Exploring Society, The CrEdo Foundation, The Hygiene Bank and Whizz-Kidz, a Patron of The Mulberry Bush School, Team GB (British Olympic Association) and The Triangle Adventure Playground, as well as being a Judge for The Digital Education Awards. He is passionate about empowering young people so that they have the best tools to navigate life. Rahul lives in London and is the father to twins.