SENIOR DIRECTOR, OPERATIONS
Gashaw Mengistu is the Senior Director of the Operations vertical. Gashaw is responsible for ensuring that the ATA has the best internal working environment and processes, and effectively engages with external partners on operational issues. He is also responsible for ensuring the ATA has effective administrative and financial procedures, systems and controls in place to operate effectively and efficiently, and in compliance with government policies and requirements.
Prior to joining ATA, Gashaw was Country Representative of the Johns Hopkins University Centre for Communication Programs (JHU.CCP). He was previously the Project Director of the National AIDS Resource Centre (ARC) funded by the CDC and USAID.
Gashaw’s academic background includes Information Science, Knowledge Management and Leadership and Change.