Learn More About SMT

Separation Methods Technologies (SMT) Strategies is the daughter company of Separation Methods Technologies, a surface chemistry corporation. SMT Strategies partners with organizations across the private, public, and social sectors to develop cross-cutting STEM solutions.

Meet  The Team

The SMT Strategies team is a diverse mix of educators, industry professionals, innovation experts, evaluators, and project managers. We rely on a large network of subject matter experts and trainers to ensure that our clients receive the attention that they need to meet their goals.

Ololade Fatunmbi

PhD – (CEO) Chief Executive Officer

Highly adaptable, skilled interdisciplinary scientist and policy analyst with practical experience in monitoring & evaluation of scientific programs, S&T cooperative agreements, identifying research policy gaps, and data-driven policymaking. Previous private sector experience in supervising research teams in product development, writing research grants, and managing multi-million dollar contracts. Proven track record of leveraging strategic relationships, launching high impact programs in health, science, technology, and innovation. Entrepreneurial self-starter recognized as a cross-disciplinary leader, problem solver, and an effective communicator.

Hafeez Fatunmbi

PhD – (CTO) Chief Technology Officer

Dr. Hafeez has over 40 years of experience in Surface Chemistry.

Myriam Diomande

– (CFO) Chief Financial Officer

Myriam Diomande is a Business Banking Relationship Manager at M&T Bank. Myriam serves the Greater Washington area by providing help to local businesses so they can grow and obtain their goals and aspirations. Myriam has been with M&T Bank over 4 years, previously working in a Human Resources role, at the Bank’s Headquarters in Buffalo, NY. Prior to joining M&T Bank, Myriam was a marketing and sales manager for an automotive company for two years. She earned her Bachelor’s Degree in Communications and Marketing from The University at Buffalo and currently attends the University of Maryland’s Robert H. Smith School of Business, to obtain her MBA. Myriam is committed to educating and promoting financial literacy and professional development to both the businesses she interacts with and the surrounding communities.

Hafeez Fatunmbi

PhD – (CTO) Chief Technology Officer

Dr. Hafeez has over 40 years of experience in Surface Chemistry.

Myriam Diomande

– (CFO) Chief Financial Officer

Myriam Diomande is a Business Banking Relationship Manager at M&T Bank. Myriam serves the Greater Washington area by providing help to local businesses so they can grow and obtain their goals and aspirations. Myriam has been with M&T Bank over 4 years, previously working in a Human Resources role, at the Bank’s Headquarters in Buffalo, NY. Prior to joining M&T Bank, Myriam was a marketing and sales manager for an automotive company for two years. She earned her Bachelor’s Degree in Communications and Marketing from The University at Buffalo and currently attends the University of Maryland’s Robert H. Smith School of Business, to obtain her MBA. Myriam is committed to educating and promoting financial literacy and professional development to both the businesses she interacts with and the surrounding communities.

Oluwatobi Bisola Fatunmbi

DDS – STEM Education Director

Dr. Bisola is a graduate of dental surgery at Howard University. She also has a vast research background in chemistry, chemical engineering and biochemistry. Throughout her graduate

McGregoire Tebeck

MS – Technology Director

Mr. Tebeck is a cybersecurity professional with over 15 years of experience in the industry. He provides expertise in technology solutions.

McGregoire Tebeck

MS – Technology Director

Mr. Tebeck is a cybersecurity professional with over 15 years of experience in the industry. He provides expertise in technology solutions.

Yemi Oyenusi

MD – Pre-Medical Education Lead

IMG Med. Dr. Oyenusi is a Medical Doctor with vast experience in tutoring and mentoring students in pre medicine. He is the Owner of IMG Med.

Chalwe Diallo

MBA – Science and Technology Consultant

Chalwe Diallo

MBA – Science and Technology Consultant