- Loves: Design thinking
- Hates: Discrimination
- Super Power: Active Listening
Asad Bandeali serves as an Improvement Advisor for Built for Zero. He is a practitioner of empathy, active listening, and human-centered design. Asad previously worked with multiple organization within the education sector ranging from Design Tech High School, an innovative charter school; Project Hello World, an educational nonprofit organization; K12 Lab Network at the d.school Stanford University; and Global Learning Models (GLM), an experiential education design firm. Asad graduated from Cal Poly Pomona with a Masters in Applied Biotechnology and a B.S. in Biological Science from University of California, Irvine. Asad most recently pursued a self-designed, graduate-level fellowship with Experience institute, where he focused on experiential learning through partnerships with innovative companies in business, education, technology, and social innovation.