Nayte Olukoya Biography – Nayte Olukoya Wiki
Nayte Olukoya is a reality television personality and a Sales executive. He currently serves as a Sales executive at DISCO, a Software company in Austin, Texas. He won the eighteenth season of The Bachelorette which featured Michelle Young, an elementary school teacher from Woodbury, Minnesota. The show premiered on October 19, 2021. Nayte previously worked as a Senior Account Executive at Indeed.com where he had earlier served as an Account Executive.
Prior to his executive roles, he served as a Bartender at PRESS in Spokane, Washington Area. According to his Linkedin profile, he also worked as a Sales Representative at AT&T in Cheney, Washington. He attended Eastern Washington University where he graduated with a Bachelor of Business Administration and Management and a minor in Africana studies in 2019.
Nayte Olukoya Bachelorette
Nayte was a contestant on the 18th season of The Bachelorette which featured Michelle Young as the lead Bachelorette. In July 2021, Nayte was named as a potential contestant for the show and in September he was included in the list of 30 men for the show’s final cast. The show premiered on 19th October 2021 ABC. In December 2021, Nayte has crowned the winner after receiving the final rose from Michelle Young.
Nayte Olukoya Age
He was born on July 8, 1994, in Canada as Babatundé Obafemi Robert Nathaniel Olukoya. He is from Winnipeg, Manitoba in Canada and currently resides in Austin, Texas, United States.
Nayte Olukoya’s Fiancée Michelle Young- Nayte Olukoya and Michelle Young
Is Nayte Olukoya married? He is not married. He is currently engaged to his fiancée Michelle Young, an elementary school teacher. Michelle was the lead Bachelorette on the 18th season of The Bachelorette. She was a contestant on season 25 of The Bachelor where she received national recognition as the runner-up. During the season finale, she had to choose between contestants Brandon Jones and Nayte. She ended giving Nayte the final rose. He later proposed and the couple got engaged. They are set to get married in the near future.
Michelle said after their engagement via a post on her Instagram, “Stepping into the role as The Bachelorette I was optimistic with what I would find. I hoped for a best friend, a life long partner, but I truly landed one of a kind. I’ve asked for someone who sees me, challenges me, while accepting me for who I am.”
“I’ve asked for someone who will never let go, and you’ve already shown me you will be that man. The way you’ve pushed yourself to be vulnerable, even if it wasn’t for others around us to see. I’ve learned our love story doesn’t need to be perceived as perfect, As long as it’s perfect for you and me. You’ve quickly become the pep in my step, The reason I smile through hard days.”
“I love the way you love, You make me feel beautiful in so many ways. SoulNayte thank you for answering, and although we have no idea what’s in life’s plan, I feel incredibly at peace knowing I’ll have you by my side, Thank you for being that man. Love, Your FIANCÉ Michelle ❤️” She added.
Nayte Olukoya Parents
Who are Nayte Olukoya’s parents? His parents are unclear. His father is Nigerian while his mother is Swedish. They divorced when Nayte was still a young boy. His dad lives in Canada while his mother lives in Omaha. His mother is a teacher, he said during the series premiere, “I have crazy respect for teachers, and knowing that she’s a teacher has me believing at least that she’s a person that’s going to want to have like conversations that are, you know, not superficial because that’s what I’m looking for.”
He was inspired by his mother and he once served as a teacher’s aide for Omaha Public Schools in Nebraska. He provided support to lead teachers and reinforced planned activities to help enhance the academic, emotional, and physical development of students.
Nayte Olukoya Lip
He has a swollen lip from injuries he sustained after he was punched at a house party when he was 21 years old. Nayte said via his Instagram, “When I was 21, I got punched in the face 3 times at this house party and my lip nearly got torn off.” The lip later healed but the scar tissue left a big bump on his lip.
Nayte Olukoya Height
He stands at a height of 6 feet 8 inches (2.03 m) tall.
Nayte Olukoya Ethnicity
He is of mixed ethnicity and of Canadian-American nationality.
Nayte Olukoya Instagram
His Instagram handle is @kingbabatunde