Bernardo Sandoval serves as IJM’s Chief Information Officer where he leads a global team of information technology experts to strategically develop, implement, and maintain IJM’s information systems and ensure mission critical support for front-lines teams.
Bernardo has a Master’s in Business Administration in Global Management from Thunderbird School of Global Management and attended Bible college part time for over five years. Before joining IJM, he served as the Chief Information Officer for a $1 billion division of a Fortune 6 company. He successfully led large technology platform installations and upgrades across North America and the Middle East. In addition to senior IT roles, Bernardo founded and operated three start-up businesses over the course of his career, including a global technology software company with multiple regional and multinational clients in emerging markets. With over 20 years of experience in Christian youth ministry ranging from Christian rap to pastoral roles, Bernardo is committed to serving his church and community. He later joined a Christ-centered hospice organization while also serving on city council as Mayor Pro Tem.