Jote Taddese is an Ethiopian immigrant and VP of engineering at Optum Digital, a United Health Group Company. [A man who has made an effort to reconnect the African diaspora to its roots]

Jote Taddese accepts the Friend of the Community Award on behalf Books for Africa on October 12, 2019, at Mshale’s African Awards Gala held at Target corporate headquarters in Minneapolis. Taddese, an Ethiopian immigrant, recently led an effort to ship 16,000 books from the organization to Ghana. Photo: Oladipupo Sule for Mshale

Jote Taddese

is an Ethiopian immigrant and VP of engineering at Optum Digital, a United Health Group Company. Taddese is also a former board president of Books for Africa and has stayed on as its director for diaspora engagement.

Click the below link to read about the effort to reconnect the African diaspora to its roots […]

Author: 21st Century Library & Information Technology Network [Information & Knowledge Dissemination Platform By Mulugeta Woldetsadik, Librarian/Information Professional at Hawassa University, Ethiopia]

Mulugeta Woldetsadik, Librarian/Information Professional @ Hawassa University, , Sidama Region, Ethiopia

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