Originally from the East African country of Eritrea, Ruth has a bachelor's degree from Concordia University in St. Paul in Accounting. Ruth has over 20 years of accounting and finance experience, previously working for Green Tree Finance/Ditech Financial.
After leaving the private sector, she wanted to align her passion in non-profit work with her career. She also serves as the treasurer and bookkeeper for the non-profit organization: Eritrean Community Center of Minnesota as a volunteer for over 10 years. Her volunteer activities include but are not limited to community organizing, event planning, and mentoring youth. Ruth is passionate about encouraging educational opportunities to young Eritrean Americans to achieve their highest potential. As the Accounting Associate for Wallin Education Partners, she is now able to combine her accounting expertise and her passion for education.
In her free time, Ruth enjoys traveling and spending time with her family. She also loves cooking and enjoys trying new recipes.
Ruth Ogbaselassie serves as an Accounting Associate