Ashagrie Getnet has more than 15 years of experience working on development projects with the Ministry of Agriculture, national NGOs and with international development agencies. Before joining Agriteam Canada in 2011, Ashagrie began his career as a Development Agent and progressed to become District Agricultural Office Head. Ashagrie also worked as Program Director for Participatory Learning and Community Development with Agri Service Ethiopia. As a Capacity Development Officer and Lead Capacity Development Specialist with Agriteam Canada, Ashagrie has led the design and delivery of strategic leadership training programs for PSNP leaders and managers at the regional, zonal and woreda leaders. His expertise in the conceptualization and design of training materials has put him in the center of many of the training activities conducted by SNSF and TASC.