Jinmi joined the North Area Board as an independent member in 2014. Originally from Nigeria, he came to the UK to study an MSc in Globalisation and International Policy Analysis at the University of Bath.
Since completing the programme, he has worked in the House of Commons as Parliamentary Researcher and as Senior Policy Analyst at the executive search firm, Odgers Berndtson, where he has supported senior level public sector appointments, particularly for housing associations.
He strongly believes in the values and work that housing associations undertake and he is keen to ensure, through his role, that One Housing fully understands and meets local needs. He currently works at the Bank of England.