Aharon Ariel Lavi is the founder and director of the Nettiot Network, reengaging Haredi Ba’aley Teshuva (Returnees) into Israeli society, and of the Hitzim social business. He is also founder of Garin Shuva next to the Gaza border and co-founder of the National Council of Mission-Driven Communities. Aharon is writing a PhD on Jewish Economic Thought and published a book on this issue, along with articles on many other social issues and Jewish thought. During 2013-14 Aharon was a Tikvah Fun fellow in NYC, and is now leading the Jewish Intentional Communities Incubator in partnership with Hazon. He lives with his wife and three children in Shuva.