Our leadership:

All positions are voluntary and uncompensated. The executive team covers all of the operational expenses of Dir Biyabir to guarantee that 100% of your membership fees and donations are sent directly to Ethiopia to fund sponsored projects.

SAIRA SEENA GEORGE — CHAIR PERSON  Saira is a professional with over 15 years of experience in Management and IT. She holds a Bachelors in Engineering from India and a MBA from the Jenkins Graduate School of Management. 

HAERAN FISSEHA — FOUNDER, SECRETARY  Haeran is an Operations professional with over 15 years of experience managing global supply chain  projects as well as new product launch at Fortune 500 companies including Oracle, Apple, and General Motors. She has hands-on Operations experience managing strategic suppliers in Asia, as well as program managing complex new product launches in the consumer industry. Haeran holds an MS in Industrial Engineering from Stanford University and a BS in Electrical Engineering from Michigan State University.

KSENIA SIEGEL — TREASURER  Ksenia Siegel is a Financial professional with over 15 years experience in corporate finance and investment banking in the Technology and Real Estate industries. She has an MBA from Yale School of Management and a BS in Business Administration from University of Missouri - St. Louis.

Haeran Fisseha, visited project sites including the Workegur Primary School, and Gudifecha of Trees at Workegur and Metkoria.

Aida Abate breaking bread with Workgur project beneficiaries.