Timi holds a Bachelor of Science Degree in Geology and Mining from the University of Jos, and a Master’s with Distinction in Water and Environmental Management from Loughborough University, United Kingdom. Timi has over ten years experience in urban and rural water supply and sanitation programmes and projects in developing country context. He has served as the Program Manager for the UNICEF-Assisted Rural Water Supply and Sanitation Agency (RUWASSA) in Bayelsa State where he was an Assistant Chief Geologist with the State Ministry of Water Resources. He has also served as a Water Engineer with the Bayelsa State Capital City Development Authority, and a Technical Adviser to the Hon. Commissioner for Water Resources, Bayelsa State.