Betel Dejene

Manager, College and Career Services, Greater DC

Betel joined Urban Alliance in November 2022 as the College and Career Services Manager. Before joining Urban Alliance, Betel worked at Liberty’s Promise running after-school programs for immigrant high school students on civic engagement, and college and career readiness. Betel has a BA in International Studies from Towson University. In her free time, Betel is highly involved in the Ethiopian-American community in the DMV area, volunteering her time to mentor recently immigrated high school students.