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Senior Associate 


Sheila Bharucha Burgess

Senior Associate

Sheila joined Isaacson, Miller in 2015, after holding numerous educational roles. Since then, she has tackled a variety of searches for engineering, communications, and a range of educational organizations. She is committed to leadership diversity and works with clients to find candidates who will best serve the entire organization—from colleagues to the greater community. Prior to joining our firm, Sheila served as an associate college counselor at the Match Charter Public High School in Boston, the financial programs manager at College Track in Oakland, and a talent manager at KIPP Bay Area Schools. Fluent in Spanish, Sheila is a member of the Education Pioneer Bay Area Alumni Board.


San Francisco


  • BA, Boston College
  • MPP, Goldman School of Public Policy, University of California, Berkeley