Governor Abbott Appoints Obamehinti To Texas Diabetes Council

August 15, 2018 | Austin, Texas | Appointment

Governor Greg Abbott appointed Feyi Obamehinti, Ed.D. to the Texas Diabetes Council for a term set to expire on February 1, 2023. The council addresses issues affecting people with diabetes in Texas and advises the Texas Legislature on legislation that is needed to develop and maintain a statewide system of quality education services to all people with diabetes and health professionals who offer diabetes treatment and education.

Feyi Obamehinti, Ed.D. of Keller is the managing director for Ravir LLC, an educational consulting and technical firm. She is a former educator and has volunteered as a mentor with Dallas ISD and her local community center. She currently serves as a member of the Association for Supervision and Curriculum, Women Impacting Public Policy Education Foundation, and National Small Business Association Leadership. Obamehinti received a Bachelor of Science in microbiology from the University of Texas at Arlington, Master of education in curriculum and instruction from Peru State College, and a Doctorate degree in education from Texas A&M University.