Rahiel Alemu | City Impact Manager
Office: Dallas, Texas
Job Prior to The Mission Continues:
Financial Coach with WiNGS Dallas
Proudest moment in my career:
While interning at a summer camp for homeless children, a meal commitment fell through and I quickly acquired a week of donated lunches from Chipotle, Corner Bakery Café and other restaurants.
Favorite sports team:
Duke Basketball, I tented in the snow for 2 months to watch the UNC game. True Cameron Crazie!
Book on your nightstand:
“Storm in a Teacup” by Helen Czerski
Hidden gem in Dallas:
Dire Dawa, my favorite Ethiopian restaurant, and SuperChix. It’s Chick-fil-a times ten.
Exciting project currently in works (personal or professional):
Launching New Orleans operation!
Most rewarding thing about working at The Mission Continues:
Having the opportunity to see the long-term, tangible impact in my community
Song that describes me:
“Bad and Boujee” by Migos
Item on your bucket list:
To go back and visit Ethiopia
If I could dine with anyone (dead or alive):
Mindy Kaling and Isaac Newton