Ali Entezar joined the Shriver Center in August 2018 as Technology Systems Director. He has more than 20 years experience in the nonprofit sector, having worked with the YMCA of Greater Boston, Little City Foundation, and at Forefront, where he served as IT director. Ali loves working with nonprofits, especially in Chicago, where fighting for diversity and justice are core values of the city. Valuing his community, Ali’s career has focused on incorporating his IT knowledge to best support the ultimate mission of the team with which he is working. Ali earned a master's degree in computer science from the University of Bonn in Bonn, Germany.