Sewit is a young, dynamic and bold communicator with exceptional leadership skills. She is the president of the Association for Women in Business (AWiB). She is also co-founder of Changing Images, a social impact start-up working on transformational change. Sewit is a trained economist and holds a master’s degree in Gender Studies from Addis Ababa University. She is a supportive team player with expertise in partnership development, event management, concept development, speech writing, planning, strategic communications, social media management, partnership management and programme design. She has experience as a journalist, consultant, gender expert, lecturer and researcher with international NGOs, higher education institutions and others including IRC, UNDP’s EDP and DFID’s Enterprise Partners.