Selamawit Desta, MIA, MSPH

Senior Program Officer – PMA Ethiopia

Selamawit Desta leads the planning and implementation of the PMA Ethiopia project. As program manager, she oversees several aspects of the project’s work including, development of survey and training materials, as well as providing programmatic and technical support to various activities on the project. Selam has a Masters of Science in Public Health and a Certificate in Health Disparities from the Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health and a Masters in International Affairs (MIA) from Columbia University’s School of International & Public Affairs. In the past, she has worked with USAID’s Office of Population and Reproductive Health on the High Impact Practices in Family Planning.