Official Press Release for the Newly Elected UTYNA Executive Board Members
The United Tegaru Youth in North America (UTYNA) announces the appointment of two new members to its Executive Board for 2018. The newly elected members of the Executive Board include; Assefa Abay and Haftu Likas
The election of the committee took place on August 2nd, 2018 in Washington D.C. during the annual Tigray Festival. Upon election the newly elected board stressed that they would work to foster a sense of cultural pride, thereby prompting the youth to give back to their communities both domestically and abroad.
The two elected members come from Houston Texas, and Chicago, Illinois. Yet, the board stresses the importance of including representatives from across all parts of North America to further the mission of the organization. More specifically, UTYNA seeks to combine and capture the social and intellectual capital of the youth by networking among all ages and providing an open environment for our communities in North America and beyond.
For more information on UTYNA please e-mail UTYNA2017@gmail.com
The slate of board members for 2018 is listed below.
Zenebe Aregawi, Chairman
Dr. Feven Girmay, Vice Chairman
Engineer Rahel Tesfay, Secretary
Assefa Abay: Project Operations Chair
Amde Tadele, Co-Treasurer
Dawit Asfaw, Co-Treasurer
Selamawit Geberargay, Public Relations Co-Chair
Binyam Belay, Public Relations Co-Chair
Haftu Likas, Public Relations Co-Chair
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