About

The Ethiopian Heritage Society in North America (EHSNA) is a non-profit 501(c)3 organization registered in the District of Colombia as January 2011.  The organization is devoted to promoting Ethiopian culture through literature, music and the arts, enriching the lives of Ethiopians and Ethiopian American’s in our new adopted countries and promoting cross cultural understanding to be part of the cultural mosaic of North America. We draw upon our Ethiopian heritage and traditions to guide us in this work we hope to achieve.

The Ethiopian Heritage Society in North America (EHSNA) is a membership based organization and membership is open to all Ethiopians, and friends of Ethiopia who supports the status of (EHSNA) and is willing to participate in the implementation of its mission and goals.

The 2017 Executive  Officers of EHSNA:

President: Mr. Yeshitila Araya, Baltimore, MD.

Secretary: Mr. Ato Ephrem, Washington, DC.

Public Relation: Dr. Shakespear Feyissa Seattle ,  WA.

Treasurer: W/o Desta Beyene, Washington, DC.

Events Coordinator: Mr. Negash Gabrie, Baltimore, MD.

 

The 2015 – 2016 Executive  Officers of EHSNA:

President: Dr. Solomon Reta, Kansas City, MO.

Secretary: Mr. Yeshitila Araya, Baltimore, MD.

Public Relation: Eng. Kaleb Shiferaw  Washington, DC.

Treasurer: Mr. Isknder Eyob, Washington, DC.

Business Manager: Dr. Shakespear Feyissa Seattle ,  WA.

Events Coordinator: Mr. Getu Retta  Washington, DC.

 

The 2014 Executive  Officers of EHSNA:

President: Mr. Abebe Hailu San Jose,  CA.

Vice President: Dr. Solomon Reta, Kansas City, MO.

Secretary: Mr. Henoke  Yeshitila, San Jose,  CA.   

Public Relation: Mr. Leoul Dawit  Washington, DC.

Treasurer: Mr. Besufekade Feleke Washington, DC.

Business Manager: Mr. Gedion Teklemariam Washington, DC.

Events Coordinator: Mr. Negash Gabrie, Baltimore, MD.

 

The 2013 Executive  Officers of EHSNA:

President: Mr. Abebe Hailu San Jose,  CA.

Vice President: Dr. Solomon Reta, Kansas City, MO.

Secretary: Mr. Yeshitila Araya, Baltimore, MD.   

Public Relation: Mr. Kaleb Shiferaw  Washington, DC.

Treasurer: Mr. Besufekade Feleke Washington, DC..

Business Manager: Mr. Kassahun Tefera Washington, DC.

Events Coordinator: Mr. Getu Retta  Washington, DC.

 

The 2012 Executive  Officers of EHSNA:

President: Dr. Shakespear Feyissa Seattle ,  WA.

Vice President:  Fifi Derso, Atlanta, GA.

Secretary: Mr. Yeshitila Araya, Baltimore, MD.   

Public Relation: Mr. Abebe Hailu San Jose,  CA.

Treasurer: Mr. Iskeinder Eyob  Washington, DC.

Business Manager: Mr. Haile Tefera Huston, TX.

Events Coordinator: Mr. Yared Eshete Washington, DC.

 

The Acting Executive Directors of EHSNA:

President:   Dr. Shakespeare Feyissa, Seattle,Washington.

Vice President:    Dr. Tekle Abebe ShaleMariam, Toronto Canada.

Secretary:  Meron Ahadu, Los Angles,CA.              

Treasurer:     Diana K Mariam, Los Angles,CA.

Public Relation:  Mr. Hailu Robelle, Atlanta, GA.    

Assistant Public Relation:  Mr. Leul Wondifraw, Washington, DC.      

Deputy Treasurer:   Mr. Isknder Eyob, Washington, DC.       

Event Coordinator:   Mr. Berhanu Mollaw, Washington, DC