Brian Blacher is an ardent Zionist with an interest in combating antisemitism on college campuses. He is a co-founder of “Shields of David”, an organization teaching young Jewish adults to better protect themselves from both physically and ideological assaults. Brian is an entrepreneur in the health and wellness industry. He earned two bronze medals in Judo for South Africa at the 1981 Maccabiah Games. Brian has degrees in Physical Education from University of Witwatersrand in Johannesburg South Africa.