Summary: U.S. aid worker and son of retired Emory University professor emeritus David Hesla who was a longtime political campaigner for former New Jersey senator Bill Bradley during his unsuccessful 2000 bid for president, but who had recently worked as a contractor in communications and public relations for the McLean, Virginia-based information technology services company BearingPoint Management & Technology Consultants, which had a contract with the U.S. Agency for International Development to help war-ravaged Afghanistan rebuild into a civil society.
Cause of Death: Shot to death during a terrorist attack
Born: April 1, 1962
Died: January 14, 2008
Location: Kabul, Afghanistan