Frena Hailekiros

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Frena Hailekiros is 24 year old, originally from Ethiopia who completed her middle and high school education in Beijing, China. She came to Ottawa for her post-secondary education and graduated from Carleton  University  with a Law degree. Frena possesses a remarkable range of spoken languages including English, Mandarin, Tigiriyna and Amharic. 

Frena worked with the Carleton University Student Association as one of their Executive members and held the position of Vice-President, student services, where she managed 12 different service centers. Frena currently works at Scotiabank and volunteered for the Arts Council at a fundraising event where she realized this was the perfect fit to get involved and contribute to Ottawa’s non-profit sector.