Yakir Daniel is currently finishing his role as the first Jewish Agency Israel Fellow of George Mason University Hillel, pioneering an effort to humanize Israel in the eyes of the students. He founded Spotinst few months ago - an Israeli Startup that collaborates with the global company, Amazon. Yakir serves as the first Jewish Agency Israel Fellow of George Mason University Hillel in Virginia, pioneering an effort to humanize Israel in the eyes of the students. For the past decade, Daniel has served in the IDF as commanding officer in several unique, often classified, positions. As a company commander at the officers training school, Yakir was responsible for educating the next generation of IDF officers. While in the military, Daniel obtained a B.Sc. from the College of Management, majoring in computer science and entrepreneurship. He is also a graduate of the Public Policy Program for outstanding students at the Jewish Statesmanship Center. He is a long-distance runner and avid hiker.