Imoleayo (Ayo) Adeyeri is a doctoral student in philanthropy at IU Lilly Family School of Philanthropy. Ayo is originally from Nigeria but became a permanent resident of Canada in 2017. Ayo received a master of arts degree in philanthropy from the Lilly Family School of Philanthropy, a master of science degree in finance from the University of Leicester, United Kingdom, and a bachelor’s in accounting and management from Ladoke Akintola University of Technology in Nigeria. In addition, she has 15 years of work experience in nonprofit program management and fund development, raised funds, and implemented nonprofit programs in Africa, the United States, and Canada. Her most recent role was donor relations advisor with a local nonprofit in Edmonton, Alberta Canada. Her research interests include data and philanthropy: understanding the emergence of data in philanthropy, its influence on philanthropic projections, usage in evaluating and measuring development interventions, innovation, and investments.