Shétu has worked as a financial professional for over 13 years, with 10 years in nonprofit and social enterprise organizations. She comes to AchieveMpls with a wealth of international experience, having worked in seven countries and lived in eight countries.
Before joining AchieveMpls, Shétu worked in financial administration for Medair, a humanitarian aid organization based in Switzerland. She served on teams charged with delivering emergency relief and recovery services to displaced and impoverished populations in Afghanistan, DR Congo, Lebanon, South Sudan, and Syria. As a lead finance officer, Shétu helped develop and spearhead the plans and processes with which her teams acquired and administered the funds for the relief projects. As a supervisor for the Congo team, she oversaw the budgeting processes and directed all financial operations within the program.
Shétu studied management accounting with the Chartered Institute of Management Accountants in London, where she lived and worked for several years. She loves to travel, is a fan of the outdoors and enjoys hiking.