Alem Bekele

Program Coordinator, Global Cancer Treatment

Alem Bekele is responsible for overall support of the Global Cancer Treatment team that focuses their work in Sub-Saharan Africa.

Bekele is a recent graduate from American University where she studied International Affairs with a concentration in Development and Peace, Global Security, and Conflict Resolution as well as Public Relations. She has diverse public and private sector internship experience having worked for the Peace Corps, United States Department of Agriculture-Rural Development, Department of Commerce-Global Markets, Play Pumps International and more. During her time at American University, she founded a philanthropic student-led organization called the Ethiopian & Eritrean Student Association.