Community Support Worker
Etsegenet was born and raised in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia. She has a Bachelor’s degree in law from Addis Ababa University and a Master’s degree in international human rights law from Lund University in Sweden. Back home, Etsegenet worked as a licensed practicing lawyer. Now in the U.S., Etsegenet has worked at Nonprofit Village and volunteered with the Africa Faith and Justice Network and the Washington Lawyers’ Committee for Civil Rights and Urban Affairs. She is fluent in Amharic and Swedish.