Bayo Famoriyo is the 2017 -2018 Collegiate Initiative Co-Chair for NSBE Houston Professionals. Originally from Lagos, Nigeria, he attended Louisiana State University (LSU) where he obtained a Bachelor of Science in Electrical Engineering and is a registered Engineer-In-Training (EIT) in the State of Louisiana. During his undergraduate years, Bayo was an active member of the NSBE-LSU Chapter including serving as a mentor for Baton Rouge area high school kids through the LSU Minority Engineering Program. Upon graduation from LSU, he moved to Houston to work as an offshore Electrical and Control Systems Engineer with National Oilwell Varco. He spent about 6 years with NOV before moving to his current role as a Senior Instrumentation & Controls Engineer with ExxonMobil.
In his free time, he enjoys traveling, exploring the diverse cuisine and great arts/culture scene in the city of Houston. Bayo is passionate about encouraging kids to pursue a career in STEM and looks forward to serving on the NSBE Houston Professionals executive board to help achieve its mission this year.