Oluwatobi Odugunwa

Oluwatobi Odugunwa

Lives In

Nashville, Tennessee


  • Vanderbilt University


  • Anti-Bias Research and Editing

Oluwatobi has been a local and national activist and organizer for racial justice, LGBTQ rights, and disability justice for over seven years.


Oluwatobi joined Byrdie as a researcher and writer in 2021, a year after they began on the Dotdash Meredith Anti-Bias Review Board. They work on the award-winning series on Black hair history, Crowned. They also currently hold a position at Dotdash Meredith as the Anti-Bias Review Board Coordinator.


Oluwatobi graduated from Vanderbilt University with a degree in Gender and Sexuality Studies as well as Medicine, Health, and Society.

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