Menna Yohannes serves as FCNL’s development assistant. Her work focuses on supporting the Annual Fund team and development department through administrative and operational support of FCNL’s donor programs. She is responsible for mail processing and for managing FCNL mail processing vendor, coordinating FCNL donor acknowledgments, donor gift entry and database updates, supporting donor stewardship, planned giving program support, and administration, sustainer program support and administration, and development department operations support.
Menna graduated from Ohio State University with a degree in International Affairs with a specialization in Development. After receiving her bachelor’s in science, she went on to serve in the Peace Corps in Limpopo, South Africa as a Primary School English Teacher. Besides teaching English, Menna spent much of her time in South Africa facilitating a teen girls group which focused on encouraging and equipping young girls in the community with skills on how to live a healthy lifestyle in order that they may feel empowered. She began working at FCNL July 2021.
Menna enjoys traveling and learning about various cultures, their history, and trying all sorts of new foods. She also has a love for fashion and enjoys experimenting with all kinds of unique style trends.