Mr. Isaac Ayotunde Awobiyi,is an Ilesa,Osun State-born Christian, who attended Methodist High School,Ilesa,Ibadan Grammar School,Ibadan and the University of Lagos, where he bagged a
Bachellor’s Degree in Mass Communication and Post Graduate Diploma in Education.
Mr Awobiyi has a rare private-public sector professional experience in the Media and Educational fields,spanning over three decades He has topped it up with over 15 years in the Lagos State Public Service.
Since joining the Civil Service, he has served as the Founding Editor of Alausa Alert Newspaper, Lagos State-2003-2008;Acting Chief Press Secretary to Emeritus Lagos State Governor,Asiwaju Ahmed Bola Tinubu-2002.
He is a former Board Member of the Lagos State Sports Endowment Fund.
,Media Adviser, Lagos State Local Government Service Commission
, Media Adviser, Lagos State Public Procurement Agency,
,Head/Co-ordinator, State PROs/Information Officers.-2005-2008
,Director , Public Enlightenment (Min.of Information & Strategy)-2008-2011.
,Director Press & Public Relations (LAWMA)-2011-2013
,Director,Press & Public Relations (Ministry Of Science and Technology)-2013-2015.
,Director, Public Affairs & Research, Min. of the Environment. -2015-2016
-Director, Public Affairs & Research.Min. of Waterfront Infrastructure Development, since October 2016..
He has also been a former Editorial Board Member, ’’The Bureaucrats‘’ -The official publication of the Lagos State Civil Service-2005 till 2008 and formerly
-Chairman Speech Writers Committee, Lagos State Ministry of Information & Strategy
-He is author of ‘’Ownership and Newshole Policy’’ and co- authored ‘’Fermenting Communication Systems, Processes and Contexts’’
He is a Fellow and Former General Secretary of the Nigerian Guild of Editors.He is happily married and blessed with four children.