Tim Fomunyoh was until recently a support chemist with Lyondel Chemical in Houston, Texas. Prior to joining Lyondel Chemical, Tim was a methods development and validation chemist for Aronex Pharmaceuticals (1996-1998) and a chemical analyst with Akzo Nobel (1991 to 1993).

One of Tim's sources of motivation is his believe that there is "certainty in individual growth through societal prosperity." He has been deeply involved in numerous socio-cultural activities within the Cameroonian community, including serving in various leadership positions in the Cameroon Students Association (CAMSA-USA), including two term National President (1996 to 1998), National Vice President (1995-96), National Organizing Secretary (1992-93), and Chapter President - Houston local (1991-1993). He has been recognized by several organizations for his professional and community-based activities.

Tim Fomunyoh holds a B.Sc in Chemistry from Texas Southern University. He is the son of James Tah and Esther Asob of Guzang, Momo Division in Cameroon. He and his wife, Alice Fomunyoh, reside in Houston, Texas.