PHILAJAMES Board of Directors, 2018-2019

President:

CRISTINO M. COLLADO, Ph.D. (Resty)

  • Sc. in Agri-Resources Management, Gifu University
  • D. in Biochemical Nutrition, Nagoya University
  • Former Program Manager (Agribusiness), SEARCA
  • Former Regional Director for Asia Sub-continent, USDA
  • Former External Lecturer, UN Centre for Regional Development
  • Former Undersecretary, Department of Agriculture
  • Senior Product Consultant for Asia, Sumitomo Corporation
  • President, Agritech Consultancy International

1st Vice President:

MARLOE B. SUNDO, Ph.D. (Jojo)

  • Two-time JSPS Exchange Fellow, Tokyo Institute of Technology
  • Former Chair, Department of Civil Engineering, UPLB
  • Director, University Planning and Maintenance Office, UPLB
  • Associate Professor, Dept. of Civil Engineering, UPLB
  • PICE Accredited Transportation Engineering Specialist
  • Senior Quality Assurance Engineer - DILG-UNDP Condition Matching Grant Project
  • Concurrently the Vice-Chapter Head, PHILAJAMES-SLC

2nd Vice President:

MARIA SOCORRO BELINDA PEREZ (Bel)

  • Teacher Trainee in Mathematics, Aichi University of Education
  • Teacher Participant, JICA Friendship Programme for the 21st Century
  • Former Math Instructor, Philippine Science High School
  • Former AVP-Operations, HSBC-CIBM (Global) Editorial and Design Group
  • Former Operations Director, Affinity Express (an Ayala-owned BPO company)
  • Branding, communication, and design consultant
  • Freelance project manager

Secretary:

CARINA H. TANZO, M.D. (Chi)

  • Research in Medicine in Surgical Intensive Care, Kyoto University Medical Center Department of Anesthesiology
  • Private Practitioner at Health Serv Medical Center and UPLB Health Service, Los Banos, Laguna
  • Served as a PHILAJAMES-SLC Chapter officer thrice
  • Concurrently the Secretary of PHILAJAMES-SLC

Treasurer:

LOURDES S. AGAD (Malu)

  • Teacher Trainee in Educational Technology, University of Tsukuba
  • MEXT Hiroshima Prefecture Scholar in Science Education
  • UP NISMED Science Education Specialist and Chair, Audiovisual Group
  • Producer/Host of Go Teacher Go! (DZUP 1602)
  • Scholarship Adviser to JICC
  • Immediate past treasurer of PHILAJAMES National

Northern Luzon Chapter Head:

CRISPIN A. RAMOS JR., DMD, FICD

  • Research in Hospital Training in Pediatric Dentistry for Normal Children, Kagoshima University
  • Former Dean, College of Dentistry, University of the Philippines Baguio
  • Private Practitioner
  • Has also previously served as President, PHILAJAMES-NL
  • Past Philajames National Director

Southern Luzon Chapter Head:

MARIA CLARET TSUCHIYA, Ph.D.

  • D. in Chemistry and Biology, Ehime University Center for Marine Environmental Studies
  • Assistant Professor, Animal Biology Division, Institute of Biological Sciences, College of Arts and Sciences, University of the Philippines Los Banos

Cebu Chapter Head:

MARIA ROSARIO PIQUERO-BALLESCAS, Ph.D. (Cherry)

  • D. in Sociology, University of Tsukuba
  • Retired Professor of the University of the Philippines Diliman, UP Cebu, University of Tsukuba ( Department of Sociology) and Toyo University (Regional Development Studies)
  • Coordinator of Regional Center of Expertise on Education for Sustainable Development (RCE-Cebu)
  • Columnist, The Freeman, Cebu
  • Past PHILAJAMES National Director

Iloilo Chapter Head:

PHILIP IAN PADILLA, M.D., Ph.D. (PIP)

  • D. in Medical Science (MEXT), Nagasaki University
  • Former Faculty Regent, University of the Philippines Visayas
  • Former Visiting Professor, Nagasaki University
  • Professor of Microbiology, University of the Philippines Visayas
  • Immediate past PHILAJAMES 1st VP

Mindanao Chapter Head:

DARWIN Z. POLIDO, Ph.D. (Dar)

  • Teacher Trainee in Mathematics, Akita University
  • Master Teacher I, Department of Education, Davao City
  • Served twice as Vice-Chapter Head, PHILAJAMES- Mindanao