Leadership & Staff

Leadership and Staff

EDG’s management and staff members represent diverse experiences, passions and places.

Our team is joined together by a mutual belief that the Washington, D.C. metropolitan area Would be much stronger when all community members have the chance to enhance their quality of life.

Tsehaye Teferra, PH.D.


President

Tsehaye Teferra, PH.D.
President

Phone: 703-685-0510, ext. 203

Fikru Abebe


Managing Director

Fikru Abebe
Managing Director

Phone: 703-685-0510, ext. 225

Haddish Welday


Finance Manager

Haddish Welday
Finance Manager

Phone: 703-685-0510, ext. 210

Fesseha Beyene


Portfolio Manager

Fesseha Beyene
Portfolio Manager

Phone: 703-685-0510, ext. 254

Eric Loewe


Loan Manager

Eric Loewe
Loan Manager

Phone: 703-685-0510, ext. 242

Nebiyi Tefera


Program/HR Associate

Nebiyi Tefera
Program/HR Associate

Phone: 703-685-0510, ext. 240

Roman Corpuz


Resource Development Manager

Roman Corpuz
Resource Development Manager

Phone: 703-685-0510, ext. 257

Elsa Desta


Account Assistant

Elsa Desta
Account Assistant

Phone: 703-685-0510, ext. 211

Ashley Davis


Project Coordinator, Micro Loan Program

Ashley Davis
Project Coordinator, Micro Loan Program

Esayas Gebrehiwot


Senior Loan and Technical Assistance Manager

Esayas Gebrehiwot
Senior Loan and Technical Assistance Manager

Abnet Tessema


Marketing/Training Specialist

Abnet Tessema
Marketing/Training Specialist

Kidan Fekadeamlak


Assistant Loan Officer

Kidan Fekadeamlak
Assistant Loan Officer

Phone: 703-685-0510, ext. 215