Ayalsew lives with his family in the Awra Amba Community, which is lauded as a model to alleviate poverty and promote gender equality. In 2019 Ayalsew graduated from Addis Ababa Science and Technology University as construction engineer. As a youth in Awra Amba, he works with the community, the youth and the media to increase awareness of, and take action on social, economic and political issues. He also provides the youth in the community with the opportunity to showcase their art work and talent.
Ayalsew works with his father Zumra at an elementary and secondary school. Through his work, he supports students to create positive impact on the society. He also works on gender issues, to empower girls to fight for their rights, build their confidence in every situation and to make them part of influential leaders in the society.