Komal Kamdar is an Associate Program Officer at the Bob Woodruff Foundation (BWF). She is responsible for finding, funding, and shaping grants made to nonprofits addressing the needs of post-9/11 veterans, service members, military families, and caregivers. Prior to joining the Programs team at the foundation, Komal brings extensive legislative and federal experience. Komal graduated Magna Cum Laude from the University of Virginia, where she majored in both Leadership & Public Policy and Spanish. During her time at UVA, she was an active member of Alpha Phi Omega, the national service fraternity, where she worked with over 50 local nonprofits in the surrounding Charlottesville community. Additionally, she worked on the Gender Violence and Social Change team at the UVA Maxine Platzer Lynn Women’s Center, where she collaborated with students, faculty, administrators, staff, and organizations to foster non-violent, healthy relationships across campus.