Rahwa Meharena is the Chief of Staff & Operations for Partners In School Innovation, where she is improving educational opportunities for low-income students of color. She holds a dual B.A. in Africana Studies and Journalism from the University of Northern Colorado and an M.A. in International Relations from Hult International Business School in London.
Rahwa joined DISH after deciding to be a part of an organization that was dedicated to ending homelessness in San Francisco. Working on social justice issues for the past 10 years, Rahwa is committed to addressing economical, racial, and health disparities with underserved communities.