Senay Gebremedhin

Economic Recovery Manager

Senay Gebremedhin is the Economic Recovery Manager at the Alexandria Economic Development Partnership. He leads AEDP’s strategy and grantmaking efforts with Business Associations in the City of Alexandria.

Before joining AEDP, Senay was a Senior Program Manager at World Education Services Global Talent Bridge (WES GTB). In this position, he was responsible for developing and strengthening partnerships and collaboration on programmatic initiatives at the state and local levels. In addition, he played a crucial role in advancing technical assistance grants, managing grantees, and sharing best practices and resources with a network of 32 private and public institutions. Before WES GTB, Senay worked in small business development, market analysis, grantmaking, program management, and project implementation at the Ethiopian Community Development Council and MOI.

Senay finished his Bachelor of Arts at James Madison University with a major in Political Science and a minor in Africana Studies.