She holds Bachelor of Arts in History and M.Sc in International Relations, both from University of Ife. She is a member of the Nigerian Institute of Management and also an Associate member of the Chartered Institute of Personnel Management.
She was employed in 1987 and began her career in the Human Resources Department (then known as Administrative Department). She served as Area Secretary in the Commercial Department from 1999 – 2000 and also, Head of Administration in the Training and Technical Research Centre, (2002 – 2008). She was redeployed to the Human Resources Department in 2008.