Public Relations and Social Media Associate
Selome was born in Addis Ababa and moved to the U.S when she was 5 years-old. She lives in Northern California since and has a B.S. in Public Relations with a minor in Radio TV and Film from San Jose State University. She’s served as the PR for Sigma Theta Psi, the Ethiopian Student Association, and Black Student Union. She is currently serving as the program coordinator for Young Ethiopian Professionals in Action. YEPA provides an outlet for young Ethiopians in the Bay Area to network and develop professionally, mentor the youth and engage in community outreach. She enjoys mentoring the youth group at her church, and finding ways to stay involved with the Ethiopian community. Selome is excited to contribute to the growth of her country while mobilizing the diaspora community through social media!