Advisory Board

Meet our advisory board

Lulit Assayas

RPH, Pharmacy Manager, Long Term Ethiopia Reads Supporter

Julie Averill

EVP and Chief Technology Officer, lululemon

Steven Boyd

Executive Leadership & Board Consultant/Coach, MacDonald Boyd and Associates

Mark Horowitz

Co-founder, MovingWorlds and Huffington Post Columnist

Jane Kurtz

Award Winning Children's Author and Co-Founder of Ethiopia Reads (Portland)

Ann Lawrence

Partner at DLA Piper and Founder of Pink51. (Los Angeles)

Laura McMillan

COO NetHope, Board President WACAP

Metassibia (Metti) Mulugeta

Founder of Wedgwood Montessori Schools and active member of the Ethiopian Community Center of Seattle

Amy Ng

Director Operations, Strategic Operations for Aspire Public Schools and huge early contributor to the OHBD event's success. (San Francisco)

Carol Sabransky

Senior Vice Presidet Arete, Founding member Young Women's Leadership Charter School of Chicago, Board Member, Center for Work Life, Hastings Law School (Chicago)

Tigist Helen Schmidt

Actress, Producer and Founder and CEO of Selam Productions (NYC)

Mitch Shepard

Founder and Creative Force, WiRL Leadership Series, President Dynamic Interactions

Adey Sol

Founder and owner of Adey Designs
(Pittsburg, PA)

Ellen Taussig

Executive Director of International Leadership Academy of Ethiopia

Atti Worku

Huffington Post Contributor, Founder and Executive Director of Seeds of Africa (NYC)

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