A versatile leader, Tawambi fills multiple roles at Baylor, including Director of Inclusivity, Associate Dean of Students in the Middle School, and an instructor in the Middle School social studies department.
Tawambi is a graduate of McCallie School and Duke University, where he earned a B.A. in political science while excelling for the Blue Devils' football team. He enjoyed a career in the National Football League, playing for the Detroit Lions, Seattle Seahawks, Jacksonville Jaguars, Green Bay Packers, New York Giants, and the Atlanta Falcons. He eventually followed his calling to education and returned to McCallie, where he served as the Director of Diversity and Inclusion. He joined the Baylor faculty and administration in 2018.
Tawambi and his wife, Melanie, have three children - Zuri, Dalilah, and Taj. He enjoys golf, chess, and working out in his spare time.