Hon.Justice(Mrs)I.E.Akande.rtd.OFR,FCIArb,MCIArb is the
former Chief Judge of Lagos state from August 2009 to 2012, is the founder and proprietress of Hightrees schools. She retired from Judicial Service, having served the Lagos State and the Federal Governments meritoriously, on attaining the statutory age of retirement of 65 years as stipulated by the provisions of the Nigeria Constitution. She is a member of several distinguished international Organisations one of which is the Nigerian Red Cross Society. She is also a recipient of the 2011 , National Honours Award ,Order of the Federal Republic, (OFR).and other notable awards.
Since 2012 she has taken personal interest in the management of Hightreeschools and currently sees to the administration of the entire Organisation. She believes every child is entitled to a sound education regardless of which background they come from.