about the CEO & founder
Strategist, Educator and Entrepreneur
Titilayo Tinubu Ali is a business strategist, trainer and founder of global entrepreneurship and leadership development brand Own Your Expertise. She teaches women of color professionals how to package, price and position their expertise into businesses to that support them and create opportunities for others.
A corporate and intellectual property attorney and published author with over 15 years of consulting experience and clients spanning the corporate, nonprofit, philanthropic and public policy sectors, Titilayo brings deep knowledge and hard-earned wisdom to her training and coaching methodology.
She has personally coached attorneys, doctors, accountants, organizational development experts, curriculum designers and many others from idea to business implementation. She is a published author whose education research has shaped the development of education systems in the United States, Canada and Ireland. As a communications and management consultant, she has created multi-market media campaigns for nonprofits and social causes that have successfully placed news stories on CNN, NBC, ABC, FOX, and NPR.
She routinely trains and speaks in college, university and corporate settings on how new and emerging professionals can develop personal brands and take an entrepreneurial approach to designing their careers.
Titilayo earned a law degree from UC Berkeley, a master's degree in sociology and education policy from Columbia University, and a bachelor's degree in English, with honors, from Spelman College. She is a certified NxLeveL® entrepreneurship instructor trained to coach small business owners through launching new ventures. She lives in the Atlanta area with her husband and twin sons.