Azeib Nigatu
DHS, Human Resource Specialist

Azeib Nigatu is a current Human Resource Specialist with the Department of Homeland Security. For the last two years she has been working in Customs and Border Protection recruiting and consulting division. There she works with placing veterans in federal positions across the country and consults with customers on recruitment and hiring plans.

As the daughter of refugee parents, Azeib knows firsthand the struggles and hardships that can be faced from leaving your homeland. Azeib is a Ethiopian-American and is passionate about connecting with first generation individuals who are in similar positions like her. She envisions using cultural values for ally development on numerous social justice issues.

Azeib is passionate about tennis and women's sports. She spends time playing/teaching tennis to the youth. Additionally, in her free time, Azeib enjoys music, traveling and spending time with family.