Olabimpe joined Verdis Group in August 2020. She holds a M.Sc in Environmental Engineering from the University of Illinois-Urbana Champaign, and a B.Sc in Environmental Sciences from the University of Missouri-Kansas City. She is certified in Lean Six Sigma White Belt and Yellow Belt, and holds a certification in Improving Global Health: Focusing on Quality and Safety from Harvard University.
Olabimpe is bringing work experience from government agencies at the state and local level and from a higher education institution. Prior to Verdis Group, Olabimpe worked for the State of Nebraska as an Environmental Engineer where she worked collaboratively with various businesses and consultants to develop and enforce air quality regulations, policies, and procedures through permits and compliance actions. Olabimpe also worked for the Lincoln Lancaster County Public Health Department as an Environmental Health Specialist/Engineer with the same responsibilities of developing and enforcing air quality regulations, policies, and procedures and focuses on public health.
During her graduate program, Olabimpe worked as an Engineer Project Manager for LINC Program, a non-profit organization within the University of Illinois-Urbana Champaign. She was recognized and awarded a ‘Citizen Scholar Award’ for having an outstanding impact in the community through academics and research. This award is known to be given to academic professors.
Olabimpe has strengths in project management, process improvement, big picture mindset, and building positive relationships. Her Gallup Strengths are Ideation, Learner, Positivity, Activator, and Responsibility.