Justin Hefter

Board Member

Justin is the founder and CEO of Bandura, a company he created with Israeli and Palestinian partners, which develops social networks for NGOs that work to connect people from diverse backgrounds and encourage intercultural cooperation. Prior to starting Bandura, Justin worked for several years as a management consultant with the Avascent Group in Washington, D.C., helping develop business strategy for Fortune 500 companies that operate at the intersection of government and technology. In March 2015, Justin, along with three others, helped interfaith activist Mohammed Al Samawi in his escape from the civil war in Yemen, and he continues to seek to assist those who advance human rights around the world. Justin is a graduate of Stanford University and also serves on the boards of San Francisco AJC and Stanford Hillel.