Ekaete has worked in Architecture and Construction as Architect and Project Manager since 1991. She holds a Bachelor of Science and a Master of Science degree both in Architecture from the University of Nigeria, Nsukka, Nigeria in West Africa. She is a full member of the Nigerian Institute of Architects, is registered with the Architects Registration Council of Nigeria and an International Associate of the American Institute of Architects. She is a LEED Accredited Professional and has been a Certified Playground Safety Inspector (NPSI).
and a Licensed Builder in the State of Michigan. She has completed a total of 40 hours of OSHA (Occupational Safety and Health Administration) training for the Construction Industry. She joined ATO Architects in 1994 and became a Director in 1998. Ekaete is a strong project and design Architect who has won several design competitions. Her experience includes work in Physical Needs Assessment, Estimating, Project Management, Design, Facilities Management and Master Planning for Financial Institutions, Housing Projects, Educational Institutions, Playgrounds, Recreational Facilities, Oil & Gas and the Aviation Industry. She is a keen writer and has published several articles in the areas of Architecture and Construction. She cycles and plays lawn tennis for leisure and loves reading, music and African drama.