Hadar Farkash is a passionate educator and a Jewish community activist. Born and raised in Israel, Hadar served in the military as a commander and combat fighter for three years. She moved to the Bay Area 7 years ago as part of a cultural exchange program. Hadar is a graduate of UC Berkeley where she received a B.A. in Middle Eastern Studies. Prior to her joining Yavneh, Hadar worked at a Jewish non-profit organization teaching teens about Jewish history and the history of the state of Israel. She is currently working on her Masters in Business Administration.