Taiwo Jaiyeoba has a master of science in urban and regional planning and a bachelor of science in geography from Obafemi Awolowo University (Ife University) in Nigeria. The city says Jaiyeoba has more than 25 years of planning industry experience in the public and private sectors. He worked most recently for HNTB Corp. as associate vice president/regional business development leader for its Southeast Division. He’s lived in Charlotte since 2015.
HNTB Corp is the engineering firm that designed the $1.7 billion Lynx Light Rail Extension and the parking garage at the airport. In the past week, the new City Council has approved at least three new large developments. Let the good times roll!