Baba Wande Abimbola is President and Founder of the Ifa Heritage Institute. He served as Vice Chancellor of the University of Ife from 1982-1989 and has been both Senate Majority Leader and a Presidential advisor in Nigeria. He has also taught at a number of universities in both Nigeria and in the US. Baba Abimbola was installed as Awise Awo ni Agbaye (Spokesperson of Ifa in the Whole World) in 1981 by the Ooni of Ife on the recommendation of a conclave of West African Babalawos.
Ajisebo Ogunninhun Abimbola is an Iyanifa (Ifa priestess), a long-time Yoruba practitioner who lives both in Nigeria and the US. She has the title of Awise Agbaye and teaches at the Ifa Heritage Institute in Nigeria.