Minku founder Kunmi Otitoju was on a computer science research and consultancy journey when she rediscovered her love for making things by hand.
Born in Lagos, Nigeria, she holds a Masters degree in Computer Science from Virginia Tech (2007) and graduated summa cum laude with a Computer Science Bachelors degree from Howard University in 2005. A teaching assistant while at Virginia Tech, she also worked as an information architect/user experience designer upon graduation. Prior to these, she attended high school at Queen’s College, Lagos. There, she won the fine art prize every year. (More Info)