Ella Ininahazwe is a Healthcare Management graduate and works as a Refugee College Guidance Counselor in Rwanda with Kepler – an organization that provides students in East Africa with access to higher education. Ella first advocated for refugee education while studying at Keper herself. As a Guidance Counselor, Ella is responsible for managing Kepler’s scholar preparation programs throughout Rwanda, developing the curriculum for teacher assistants, and supporting refugee students before, during, and after their studies. Ella is determined to increase the number of refugee youth who can access higher education, especially girls and young women. Originally from Burundi, Ella came to Rwanda in 2015.