Mrs. Lata Vaidyanathan (M.Sc., M.Ed.) is currently serving as the Principal, Modern School Barakhamba Road. She is a veteran educationist who is committed to the promotion of child education. During her illustrious career spread over a few decades, she has been the Principal of Bhartiya Vidya Bhawan's school in Chandigarh and the Founder Principal of Eicher School in Parwanoo. She has authored many books for pre-primary and primary school children, and has been honoured with the 'National Award to Teachers' in the year 2003 by the President of India.