Elias Kebede Fincho is currently an Assistant to the President for academic affairs with a decade of successful experience in Academic administration at Adama Science and Technology University, a leading University in Science and Technology in Ethiopia. Elias graduated from Addis Ababa University in the year 2006 G.C with Master of Art (MA) in Geography and Environmental Studies. Elias has rich experiences in Educational administration at different levels and water resources office and project management. As a strong leader and achiever, Elias strives to use his positive attitude and tireless energy to encourage others and care for the needy. In addition to his career activities, Elias is highly motivated in participating in various welfare activities. Elias’s life motto is “walk the walk of Jesus” who is a father to the fatherless and defender of the widowed. Elias is happily married and father of two children. Elias enjoys physical exercise, gardening and reading during its leisure time.