IDCE Students Profiles

Kidest Tita (IDSC '2010)

Kidest Tita (Ethiopia) received a B.A. in environmental studies from Randolph College in Lynchburg, Virginia. She interned with the Greater Lynchburg Environmental Network and with the Central Virginia Land Conservancy. After graduating, she moved to Alexandria and worked as a program assistant for the BoatU.S. Foundation for Boating Safety and Clean Water. Currently, she is a project coordinator for the International Business Leaders Forum, where her main responsibilities include planning, formulating and managing project plans or action plans to track the status of building a Computer Refurbishment and Training Center. In addition, she is learning French and volunteering for the Wegene Ethiopian Foundation (WEF), a philanthropic organization that helps impoverished families in Ethiopia, where she tutors English and math to a family supported by WEF.