Pamela S. Baricuatro

Executive Director

Pamela , an AB Political Science degree holder from the University of San Carlos, was born and raised in Cebu City. She has been connected with the airline industry for the past two decades. Her global exposure cultivated her cognizance of the many socioeconomic disparities and inequalities in the world. This further fostered her need to be socially responsible and altruistic especially in the plight of the underprivileged. Pam has attended formal programs in strategy and public administration at the City University of Hongkong and at the Kennedy School of Government at Harvard University respectively.

Atty. Manuel C. Gordon, RFC, MBA

Director for Public Relations & External Affairs

Atty. Mac Gordon, is not only a lawyer but a servant-leader in several clubs and civic organizations, to name a few: Ayala Business Club, Rotary Club, Junior Jaycees (JCI) and Toastmasters Club where he served as president. Along with his leadership roles and corporate work, he took interest in corporate social responsibility (CSR) by initiating various programs in the areas of education, environment and entrepreneurship or Triple E.

As a lawyer and business leader, he has focused on highly specialized professional segments particularly on Telecom Laws, Regulatory Risk Management and Compliance, Corporate Governance, Joint Ventures, Mergers and Acquisition, Brand Development and Trademark Protection. He has designed a Legal-Business (LegBiz) intervention system integrating his legal processes into business development, growth, operation and strategies.

In his free time, he indulges in writing essays, poems and speeches. He is now a published author with the printing of his book “Higher Law,” a compilation of his essays on core human values.

Dr. Elisse Nicole B. Catalan R.N., MD, MPH

Director for Public Health Services

Dr. Nikki’s goal is to serve the medically underserved and uninsured in the Philippines. After she earned her medical degree from Cebu Doctor’s University, and Post Graduate Internship in the Philippines General Hospital, she pursued a Masters of Public Health degree from Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai, New York, USA. Moreover, she participated in various Continuing Medical Education programs in Harvard, Columbia, University of San Francisco California, among others.

Dr. Nikki is using the power of pen in promoting public health among the underprivileged Filipinos. She wrote an article entitled: “Cotton Balls and Compassion: A Young Doctor Deals with Life and Death in a Public Hospital”- OSM

Wivina C. Odchigue, CPA

Director For Finance

Vina, a native of Camiguin, whose expertise lies in the field of finance and administration, is a graduate of BSC Accounting with the honours of Magna Cum Laude, at the University of San Carlos in Cebu City.

Ever willing to help family, friends or people in need, it’s no wonder that Vina sits as the controller of YLAC (Young Ladies Association of Charity) Foundation, a non-stock, non -profit elementary school located beside the Cebu Metropolitan Cathedral, that provides quality elementary education to children from marginalized families.

Leoniflor V. Tan, BSN, RN

Managing Director

Passionate at what she does and what she believes in, Flor, a graduate of Velez College in Nursing , is a dedicated mom who has a heart for the needy especially the children, Her nature is that of a compassionate soul, willing to help especially the less fortunate ones. . Flor does part time volunteer work at Gasa sa Gugma, Home of the Dying and the Destitute, a charitable institution run by the Sisters of the Missionaries of Charity founded by Mother Teresa of Calcutta.