Mekdes Assefa


Education
    Grinnell College
    August, 2014 - May, 2018
    degree
    Bachelor's
    major
    Sociology and Anthropology
Work Experience
    Phonathon
    Student Fundraiser
    August, 2014 - present
    company
    Phonathon
    title
    Student Fundraiser
    overview
    • Networking with alumni helps me identify potential career paths within the Anthropology field • Contact alumni and to engage them in conversations about campus news, their college experience and ask them for advice • Developed persuasive manners of speaking to influence alumni to donate to the College • Contributed to $400,000 in gifts in Fall of 2014
    Dallas Arboretum and Botanical Garden
    Assistant Volunteer Coordinator Intern
    June, 2014 - August, 2014
    South Methodist University Anthropology Department
    Anthropology Intern
    September, 2013 - December, 2013
Fun Fact
I am fun-sized.
Skills
Languages
AmharicEnglishSpanish
Skills
Microsoft Excelmicrosoft powerpointMicrosoft WordPreziscanning & copying.
Leadership
    Advanced Via Individual Determinism (AVID) Club
    Intersectional Feminist Alliance