Board Member


Che is serving the Roots Ethiopia team with a special focus on education with cultural expertise. Che grew up in Shinshicho, Southern Ethiopia.  He has a degree from the United States in physics and math. Che has spent many years supporting community work in Ethiopia, both here in the US and during his years as a student in Ethiopia.

He is one of the founders of the Ethiopian Students Organization at Minnesota State University Moorhead (MSUM) and served as a president of Golden Key International Honor’s Society MSUM chapter. Che is passionate about improving the quality of education and creating economic opportunities in Ethiopia.

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