Dr. Noah Bardach
Dr. Noah Bardach (CTO and co-founder, pronouns he/him) is a software executive, UI/UX expert and human rights advocate. He holds a PhD in Art History, with a focus on political art and propaganda theory. Noah has worked in diverse fields, from leading an organic agriculture project in Southern Mexico to serving as an expert in the Prints and Photographs Division of the Library of Congress. Together with CEO Hope Farley, Noah co-founded UHRI in 2016.
Rebecca Cannara (Executive Director, pronouns she/her) has worked in social work and education for the past 20 years. She has served youth and families experiencing homelessness, developed a cooperative preschool, and produced online curriculum for middle school and high school level mathematics courses. She is a trained mediator and domestic violence counselor and has a master’s in Education from UCLA, where she conducted research on providing intergroup dialogue as part of the professional training of pre-service educators. She received her training in the University of Michigan model of intergroup dialogue at UCLA.