Adesida M O currently works as the Director of ICT/GIS at the Agency.
After obtaining a bachelors degree in Microbiology, she went on to get a Masters in Microbiology from the University of Ibadan and another Masters in Geographic Information System from the University of Lagos. She also hold a Diploma in Sustainable Development. She has also attended several local and international training sessions in Environmental Sustainability, Health, Safety and Environment and Oil Spill management. Adesida is a Certified Microsoft System Engineer, a Project Management Professional, and Certified in Internet Protocol.
Her extensive field experience chronicles over 27 years of public service in various capacities, on bioremediation, risk based analysis, Government gas flared own project, delineation and characterization of past impacted sites from working as an Environmental Scientist in the Federal Ministry of Works and Housing and the Federal Ministry of Environment, before transferring to NOSDRA. She is a Fellow of the Waste Management Society of Nigeria, Nigerian Environmental Society and the Nigerian Institute of Safety Professionals.