Abyssinia Tirfe joined the Foundation in June 2015 as assistant to the office of the president. In this role, she reports to the senior executive assistant and provides administrative support to the office. She also provides calendar and project management support to the deputy to the president and chief planner.
Ms. Tirfe comes to the Foundation with over eight years of professional experience serving executive teams in high-volume work environments. She most recently served as executive assistant to the president and founder of the National Action Network and administrative assistant to the executive team at Raytheon BBN Technologies.
Ms. Tirfe holds a BA in political science from Northeastern University.