Flavia Sevald has served as CEO of the Jerusalem Institute of Justice since 2014. Flavia is originally from Uruguay and has lived in Israel for more than 30 years. Before joining JIJ, she pursued a successful career in software technology. Flavia oversees all JIJ activities in Israel and the United States. Her position at JIJ allows her to realize her passion for universal human rights by advocating for at risk sectors of society at the highest level of government. She believes bettering society is possible through changing lives, one person at a time. Under Flavia’s leadership, the JIJ team is encouraged to achieve their highest potential by sustaining an environment of trust and mutual support.