Commissioner’s Office Head

Leul Yohannes Hailemariam


Leul comes from a progressive 13 years of experience as higher government official, consultant, lecturer, researcher, and community service provider. He has attended consecutive trainings in leadership and policy analysis; conducted study tour to the major tourist destinations in US, Europe and China; received BA and MA degree in tourism development and heritage management.

During his headship to the Amhara National Regional State Culture and Tourism Bureau, and research and consultancy engagement at the University of Gondar, he has had progressive achievements in organizational design and effectiveness, change leadership and management, stakeholders’ engagement and management, policy analysis and strategy development, project planning and management, fund raising and budget management among others. These experiences along with his academic qualifications have built his capacity in understanding and effectively delivering a complex program within the socio-economic dynamism of Ethiopia. Passionate in research and writing, he has also contributed books, articles, and proceedings of various interests.