Semhal is the founder and CEO of KABANA design. She is an accomplished architect and passionate about entrepreneurship, community development, and facilitating economic growth with a major focus on women and youth empowerment. Semhal is an expert in transforming strategic plans into initiatives for transformation. Through her company, she was able to create employment opportunities for women and youth in Ethiopia. She is member of an Investment Committee (IC) for a Mastercard Foundation Micro, Small, and Medium Enterprise Resilience Facility.