As Associate Director at Just in Time, Bunmi leads the programs team in designing effective programs for transitioning youth, develops strategic community partnerships between JIT and local organizations and works on having herself and her team uphold the six core values of JIT’s mission.
Bunmi graduated from the University of Texas with a bachelors’ degree in chemical engineering and worked for several years in the software industry before obtaining a master’s in education from the University of Arizona. She has experience as a classroom teacher and outreach educator and was most recently Director of Education at Junior Achievement of San Diego County. Bunmi sits on various boards and is an active part of the San Diego philanthropic community. She is a founding member and current Co-President of Women Give San Diego, a charter board member and Past President of the Mission Valley Sunset Rotary Club, and a board member of the Urban League of San Diego County. Bunmi was recently selected as a 2013 TWIN (Tribute to Women & Industry) Honoree by the YWCA of San Diego County for her work in the community.
As a volunteer of the Career Horizon program for the past two years, Bunmi is excited to be even more involved with JIT as the new Associate Director.