Dann Diez is an international development worker, trainer, social entrepreneur and has volunteered to 27 countries. He is past president Rotary Club Mandaue North and was awarded as Jamsetji Tata National Virtual Academy for Rural Prosperity Fellowship 2007 in India. He is past president of the Kindred Nomads, cofounder of Raise a Village project, initiator of Let’s Do It Philippines and the soul behind Island Warrior Trash Heroes.
Engr. Marianne Eleanor A. Catanyag works as a Project Manager for various projects related to Ocean Renewable Energy. She graduated from the University of the Philippines-Los Banos with the degree Bachelor of Science in Agricultural Engineering. She earned her Master’s degree in Technology Management from the University of the Philippines- Diliman.
Atty. Zigfred Diaz is an industrial engineer and businessman. An advocate of the environment and sustainable development, he currently teaches Natural resources and environmental law as well as other law subjects at the Southwestern University school of law. He is also a book author and a multisite blogger. His personal blog is at www.zdiaz.com. He is currently pursuing his Master’s degree in Anthropology at the University of San Carlos, Cebu and will be majoring in Archaeology.
Atty. Julius Lotilla is a clean energy advocate. He is an energy and natural resource law, governance and policy specialist. A member of the Philippine and New York bar he is currently professor at the De La Salle University College of Law.
Engr. Francis James O. Corpuz is a Research Engineer with interests in computer programming, software design/engineering, and information technology. His research applications have gained relevance in the country’s marine environmental research and protection. Working on nationwide mapping of coral reefs, he has devoted his effort to the development of an automated system for rapid reef assessment. He earned his Bachelor of Science in Electrical, Electronics and Communications Engineering from the University of the Philippines Diliman. He also finished his Master of Science in Computer Science specializing in Computer Vision and Machine Intelligence from the same University.
Victor Ariel Reyes is a former manager of Pioneer Insurance & Surety Corporation and former manager of Pioneer Life Inc. Micro Insurance Department. He is a licensed company Underwriter for Fire, Marine, and Casualty Insurance. Ariel served as past President of the Rotary Club of Tacloban. He was also former Chairman of Tacloban Underwriters Multi-Purpose Cooperative and Chairman of the Regional Cooperative Development Council of Region-8. Presently he is a Director of the Cooperative International TEAMshop Inc. He also currently serves as managing director for SEED4COM’s Social Enterprise Unit.