Born and raised in Los Angeles to parents of Sephardi-Turkish descent, Raphael Sisa is dedicated to the renewal and empowerment of Jewish ideas, study and community. His background in story development for film and television led to an intense desire to study globalization and innovation at the University of California at Santa Barbara. At the moment he is a Consultant and Partnership Director for global innovation agency faberNovel in San Francisco. He considers himself a Yeshiva bachor for life and is constantly searching Torah and Jewish text for inspiration and guidance.