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About us

Education for Ethiopia is a social enterprise that was recently started by Ethiopians, people of Ethiopian origin, and friends of Ethiopia.

 

Its ultimate aim is to create millions of educated and confident citizens around the country. 

OUR TEAM

Lina Getachew Ayenew

FOUNDER & MANAGING DIRECTOR

Lina grew up in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia. She completed her undergraduate and masters degrees at Yale University and is pursuing an MBA at the Cheung Kong Graduate School of Business. She resides in Beijing, China. 

Clement Jean

CHIEF TECHNICAL OFFICER

Clement is from France and completed his undergraduate degree at Epitech in France. He also has a masters degree in computer science from Tsinghua University in Beijing. He is pursuing his MBA at the Cheung Kong Graduate School of Business. 

Beza Ermias Dagne

VIDEO LECTURER - BIOLOGY

Beza is a masters of education graduate from the University of Houston. Through the graduate program, Beza has taught 9th-grade Biology and 8th-grade science in Texas schools. She also has a bachelor’s degree in biotechnology from University of Pune in India. Through the intensive biotechnology program, Beza had experience in genetic engineering and plant tissue culture. 

Asteway Teshome

VIDEO LECTURER - PHYSICS

Asteway is a Digital Transformation enthusiast and staunch believer in the potential eLearning has to transform education, especially in developing countries such as Ethiopia. 

 

With a Bachelor of Science in Physics and graduate degrees in Computer Science and Business Administration, Asteway has taught science to primary and middle school students for two years and has 18 years of experience as an IT professional.

Miheret Geremew

VIDEO LECTURER - MATH

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Zekerias Teshome

VIDEO LECTURER - MATH

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OUR ADVISORS

Nathan Stoner

CHAIRMAN - BOARD OF TRUSTEES

Nathan is a Vice President at Cummins and Chairman of Cummins China.  He is extremely passionate about the intersection of education and technology and has worked on a variety of online and offline projects around the world.  In 2003 he worked with Save the Children to refine and roll-out the Community Based Schools initiative in Ethiopia.  He has worked as an adjunct junior professor at Liaoning Institute of Technology and teaches as a guest lecturer at the Yale School of Management.  Nathan's mum is Ethiopian and he is committed to helping improve the lives of students in the country.

Biniyam Assefa Tibebu

ACADEMIC ADVISOR

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