Mr. Stern first encountered Making Waves when he led the work consultancy, Bain & Company, did with Making Waves. Impressed by Making Waves’ mission and the opportunity to use his strategic skills to help underserved youth, Jonathan joined the board in 2013. Stern is now the CEO of a tech startup, SnapStrat. Mr. Stern founded SnapStrat after a 25-year strategy consulting career with Bain, Accenture, Booz-Allen, and McKinsey. Jonathan is passionate about giving others the opportunities he has had through education. Outside of work he is a private pilot and performs with the local East Bay improv troupe Stone Soup Improv. Mr. Stern earned a bachelor’s degree from the University of California at Santa Cruz.