Dr. Ameen Taiwo, Director Monitoring, Enforcement and Compliance (MEC) with Lagos State parks and Gardens Agency, an Agency under the Ministry of The Environment started his Public Service career as Senior Environmental officer with the Local Government Service Commission between 1986 and 1994.
He was later deployed to Surulere Local Government and Lagos Island Local Government respectively from 1995 to 2006 where he rose through the ranks from Principal Food Control Officer to an Assistant Director, Environmental Services.
After his MSc in Environmental Services from the University of Ado-Ekiti, he was awarded a Doctor of Philosophy in Environmental Management after the completion of his research work by the Irish University Business School, London in2015. He attended Lagos State College of Health Technology for his higher National Diploma and the West African School Certificate.
Dr. Ameen is a Fellowship awardee of the West African Post –Graduate College of Environmental Health (WAPCEH). He is married and enjoys travelling and driving.