Oluyemisi Alatise was born on the 25th of December 1951. Had my primary, secondary and tertiary education in Lagos. I served for five years as a Juvenile Magistrate on contract. I attended the 110 AMP of Harvard Business School (Spouse Course). Currently an Executive Director of Family business Tuntise Investments Ltd. A Paul Harris Fellow and a recipient of IIW MGA awardee.
Joined Inner Wheel Club of Lagos in 1978 created the Children’s Transit Centre for Lost and Found Children, which houses over 60 children up till date, with an average turnover of 10 children every month.
I became the District Chairman in 1995/96 and started the raft foundation of the current Vocational Centre that has trained, empowered hundreds of people with the contribution of successive District Chairmen.
I was elected as the National Representative 2008/2009 when the Vocational Centre was commissioned by IIWPresident Susan Nielsen.
Became a Board Director in 2010/2011 and initiated the Women for Africa programme that started the Micro Credit programme which is growing in big capital base.
I participated in many International conference, seminars, conventions, with many Inner Wheel members. The inter-action has taken me to the Indian Ocean of Reunion Island, Mauritius. In India, Mumbai, Agra, Jaipur, Delhi, and Calcutta. In Italy, Torino, Verona, Trento, Florence, Naples and Venice. Africa, Ghana, Cotonou, Bamako and Dakar. England, Plymouth, Bath, Somerset and Manchester. Germany, Frankfurt and Hannover.
Joint Project: I worked with Royal Netherland Embassy, Canadian High Commission, United Nations Wives Association, Diplomatic Wives of West African, American Wives Association, at Club level with transparency and accountability. Department of Children of Family, Miami, USA as a Home Visitor/Vendor. Since year 2000, Karin Uwajebrought the International Joint project to Nigeria. Thousands of Euro has been handled and accounted for yearly. Succour to Orphans of HIV/AIDS, every year scholarship at District level. Solar Power for Idembia Health Centre at National Level. Revolving Micro Credit Loan from IWC of Tapiola Finland.
My election as IIW President will also give me more opportunity to meet members in as many countries as possible. I offer my humble self to serve.