Fikirte is an administrative professional with 19 years of work experience. Prior to arriving in the U.S., Fikirte worked as a senior administrator for an independent financial regulatory service in Qatar. She has also held senior management positions at a luxury hotel group. Fikirte has an Associate’s degree from Addis Ababa University in Ethiopia. She is fluent in English, Amharic, and Arabic, speaks conversational French and is learning Spanish.