"You want the best for your child, and sometimes maybe our best is not your best, and that's where we were caught..."

Laying the Foundation - Meet My Mom

Tsegga Medhin

My mom and I really see the benefits of entrepreneurship differently. Through this conversation you'll hear us dive into how our generational and geographically different experiences as children has shaped our world view.

Show Topics:

How my mom felt when I first told her I was quitting my job

How a parent/guardian can support their creative child

Exploring an Eritrean American immigrant perspective

How to tell your parents you need support


Tsegga S. Medhin is the President of the UN Women USA NC and the founder of The Pearl Leadership Institute. Where “women empowerment is her business. Improving it, is what she does”. She is an internationally recognized speaker and thought leader on capacity building and social innovation for women and girls in STEAM careers (Science Technology Engineering Arts and Math) to drive economic prosperity. Drawing on her unique experience of leading IBM’s flagship Corporate Responsibility and Citizenship Program; her global consulting business harnesses her multicultural foundational competencies to deliver business solutions that reflect the marketplace. Tsegga created “Unlock the Pearl Inside You” program and coaches emerging leaders on direction, alignment and commitment for purposeful living. Ms. Medhin’s invitation to address the United Nations SDG2030, (Sustainable Development Goals) stakeholders meetings in NY on behalf of women and girls; intensified her passion for education, poverty reduction and shared prosperity. Tsegga is a Computer Science graduate of National College, and the Executive Leadership from UCLA Anderson School of Management. She has been accepted at Harvard Kennedy Business School of Policy and studying for her MPA in Public Policy and Moral Leadership



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