Dr. E. Prabhakar joined the Kendriya Vidyalaya Sangathan as Education Officer in the year 1995. He has rendered his services in various offices of the organization such as Regional Office Guwahati, Sangathan (HQ) and Regional Office, Hyderabad. He was promoted to the post of Assistant Commissioner (now called deputy commissioner) in the year 2004. From 2004 to 2009, he worked as the Head of the respective office in various regional offices of KVS – Silchar, Chennai and Bhubaneshwar. On his next promotion, he took charge of the post of Joint Commissioner in Kendriya Vidyalaya Ssangathan (HQ). Dr. Prabhakar holds a Master's degree in Zoology and a Ph.D. in Animal Physiology. Dr. Prabhakar, during his service on various posts, provided guidance for the all-round development of schools. He has organized many in-service training courses/programmes for teachers/principals. He is known for his simple and practical approach on broader matters of school administration.