Geleta joined CLINIC as a Human Resources and Advancement Intern in November 2016. In February 2017, she started working at CLINIC full time as an Administrative Coordinator.
Geleta graduated from the University of Maryland in 2016 with a bachelor's degree in Arabic Studies. As a student, she dedicated much of her spare time to volunteering, with organizations such as World Relief, in Nashville, and CASA de Maryland. Prior to joining CLINIC, she also worked as a Political Sales Coordinator at National Cable Communications.
Geleta is originally from Addis Abeba, Ethiopia, and is fluent in Amharic and Oromiffa, the two most spoken languages in the country.