Samir Javed was born in a Muslim family in Kabul, Afghanistan. He became a Christian alongside his immediate family while living as refugees in Pakistan. He has a B.A. in Philosophy from University of Ottawa. He is currently completing his second Bachelor’s degree in Political Science. He has worked for Members of Parliament, most notably the former Minister of National Defence. He has done missions and evangelism in Central and South‐East Asia, Europe, and the Middle East. He is highly interested in pursuing further studies in Philosophy, Theology, and Political Theory as they apply to Christian Apologetics, with a focus on Islam. Samir and his wife, Tamara Javed, recently celebrated their first year of marriage in September.