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.





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.



Eminet Ayele


Eminet is a software applications architect supporting enterprise level tools that facilitate team collaborations. She holds a Bachelors in Electrical and Computer Engineering from Colorado State University.





Yared Mengistu is a Manufacturing and Quality Systems professional with over 20 years experience in supporting product development, quality systems management and quality information systems development.  He has an MBA from Indiana University and a BS in Mechanical Engineering from Prairie View A & M University..


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.