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Education

Masters Degree in African Studies 
Awarded with Merit 
School of Oriental and African Studies 
University of London 
London, UK 
2011

Bachelor of Fine Arts in Graphic Design 
Minor in Art History 
College of Fine Arts 
Boston University 
Boston, MA 
2002

Experience

Data Consultant, OpenSignal

London, UK
2013

Innovation Director, Ethicodes

London, UK
2010-2013

Director, Zap Squeak Design

Oakland, CA
2008-2011

Digital Marketing Manager, Goodwill Industries of San Francisco

San Francisco, CA
2007-2008

Internet Communications Director, Peace Action West

Berkeley, CA
2006-2007

Web Producer, Six Apart

San Francisco, CA
2005

Project Manager, Rosetta Project

San Francisco, CA
2004-2005

Professional Achievements

Policy Research Associate
Ethiopian Global Initiative, 2011

Emerge Venture Lab Fellow
Changemakers Grant Recipient
SOAS Alumni & Friends Fund, University of London, 2011

Silverman Business Plan Competition Finalist
Simmons School of Management, 2011

First Place: WikiLeaks Legal Perspectives
Taylor Wessing Essay Prize SOAS Law Society, University of London, 2011

Project Highlight: Afterschool Special
Open Data: Philanthropy’s Future Fuel For Change
New America Foundation, Washington DC, May 2010

Featured Design Award 
www.gabescelta.com 
American Design Awards, August 2009

Featured Data Application "After School Special"
City & County of San Francisco, 2009

Rosetta Project Representative
North American Plone Symposium 2005 New Orleans, LA

Rosetta Project Representative
Linguistic Society of America Annual Meeting 2005
Oakland, CA

Selected Research Topics

Project Press

Languages

Proficient: English
Familiar: Spanish, Amharic, French, German

Other Interests & Achievements

EMT + Wilderness, 
NREMT & California Certified, 
2010

Temescal Masters’ Swim Team
2009-2010

Disaster Action Team,
Bay Area American Red Cross,
2009

Various Solo Painting Exhibitions, 
2007-2010, San Francisco, CA
2001-2004, Boston, MA