20 Oct Omoyemi Olayiwola
Having graduated with a Distinction from the University of Lagos in the Master in Environmental Design Programme in 2012, Omoyemi has since worked with One of Nigeria’s Foremost Architectural Firms – FMA Architects Ltd in the area of architecture, planning and sustainability for close to a decade. She is a full member of the Nigerian Institute of Architects, Chartered Member of the Royal Institute of British Architects and a LEED Green Associate who has received a couple of awards in her professional journey from organizations such as the United States Green Building Council (USGBC) as An International Greenbuild Scholarship Recipient and more recently; an AEP Sustainability Entrepreneur winner from Fate Foundation Nigeria Sponsored by the Mitsubishi Corporation. Currently, she serves on the Board of the Green Building Council Nigeria as the Director, Policy and Advocacy where she works engages with stakeholders on the development of sustainable design policies for the construction industry. Omoyemi serves as a volunteer who supports the course architecture and sustainability both locally as a Secretary of the Library and Publication Committee, Nigerian Institute of Architects (NIA) and Internationally at Conference Volunteer with the Royal Architectural Institute of Canada(RAIC). Her Contributions are also valued as a professional who promotes the benefits of Green buildings through various speaking engagements where she continues to advocate on the need to build sustainably.