Mrs. Idongesit Etiebet is the Commissioner for Education.

Mrs. Etiebet is a registered Teacher and an ace Banker par excellence with over 20 years of cognate experience in the banking sector.

She holds a Bachelor’s degree in Education from the University of Calabar as well as a Masters degree in Banking and Finance from the prestigious University of Science and Technology, Port Harcourt, Rivers State.

As a banking maestro, Mrs Etiebet started her career with the FBN merchant Bankers as an Executive Assistant in Human Resource Department.

She later joined Zenith and rose to the position of a group Zonal Head in Lagos. For her devotion, commitment and hardwork the management of Zenith Bank Plc promoted her to the prestigious rank of Deputy General Manager. The position she held, till she got drafted by His Excellency Mr  Udom Emmanuel to join his team in building Akwa Ibom State.

This journey of professional excellence was further fueled by her quest for leadership which landed her at London Business School  where she obtained a certificate on Decision Making and Strategies for Leadership. She is also certified on Leadership/inspiring change and Strategic Leadership from Emory University, Atlanta in USA as well as Harvard Business School, respectively.

Mrs Etiebet is a member of Mboho Mkparawa Ibibio and Ati Annang socio-Cultural groups. Recently, Afe Nkuku Annang, the Apex traditional institution in Annang Nation crowned her with a Chieftaincy title of Eka Ndito Ufok Nwed (Mother of All Students). She also holds the Chieftaincy title of Obonganwan Ifiok(The Queen of Knowledge and Wisdom)

Mrs Idongesit Etiebet is happily married to Engr Iboro Etiebet and the marriage is blessed with three adorable children.