Rashad Badr

Rashad is the Founder of ImpactBeta, where he hopes to bring his love of strategy and innovative management to the institution he holds most dear: the Catholic Church. Prior to ImpactBeta, Rashad was a Principal and Director of Federal Programs at The Hard Yards, a strategy and technology innovation consultancy, where he served as a strategist and management advisor to U.S. Special Operations Forces. Rashad has held positions at the McChrystal Group, Booz Allen Hamilton, the U.S. special operations community, the Joint Staff’s Deputy Directorate for Special Operations and Counterterrorism, and the State Department’s Bureau of Counterterrorism. Rashad is a Certified Scrum Master and Certified Scrum Product Owner. Rashad received both his undergraduate and graduate degrees from Princeton, where he was the recipient of the Scholars in the Nation’s Service Initiative Prize.