Damilola Williams was born in Lagos, Nigeria and currently serves as the Executive Secretary of African Cycling Foundation (ACF)

She graduated secondary school from International School Lagos in 2003, after which she volunteered in various Non-governmental Organisations. In 2008, she received a BSC degree in Microbiology at the University of South Wales, Wales after which she underwent her National Youth Service program with Africare Nigeria as a Group supervisor providing care and support to orphaned and vulnerable Children in certain parts of Nigeria.

In 2010, Damilola received a Masters in Public Health (International Development) from The University of Sheffield, UK and during her masters, worked with Education as a Vaccine Against AIDS (EVA) in Abuja, Nigeria as a Research Associate. She later went on to work with other well-known organisations such as Hope Worldwide Nigeria, Fate Foundation, Notore Chemical industries and First Bank PLC.

Damilola enjoys cycling and various creative pursuits.