Last month, Mylene Abiva (Global FWN100™ '16) celebrated the 50 year anniversary of FELTA Multi-Media Inc. FELTA recently showcased the award-winning robots of the Philippine Robotics Team at the Creative Marketplace during Manila FAME.
Former Philippines Department of Trade and Industry Trade Commissioner for Washington DC, New York, Silicon Valley, San Francisco, Sao Paolo, Brazil; Currently CEO, Magpie.IM Jopin Romero (Global FWN100™ '16) recently stopped by San Francisco on during her U.S. trip for a FWN breakfast meet-up on October 27 with FWN members and guests Marily Mondejar, Rosalie Say, Hazel Dolio Tag-at (Global FWN100™ '15), Mylene Juan. Seated: Wilma Cayahom, Gilda Mangahas, Gertrude Gregorio (US FWN100™ '09). In front of Mylene Juan: Sonia Delen (U.S. FWN100™ '07), Norie Castro at City Club San Francisco.
FWN members and awardees converged for an intimate gathering at San Francisco's Garden Court, The Palace Hotel on October 22.
Dr. Mutya Shaw (U.S. FWN100™ '07, Global FWN100™ '13)shared her views on the impact of her work in the health care profession and the universal health care movement in the Philippines. Other FWN topics discussed include: Becoming an author, volunteering for the #FWNSummit2017, FemtorMatch, MeetUps, Events, Professional Development Series, Book readings, Curriculum Development for the Filipina Women Leadership Book series.
Nini Alvero (U.S. FWN100™ '07), Assistant Secretary of the Foreign Trade Service Corps, Department of Trade and Industry of the Philippines, Vanessa Barcelona (U.S. FWN100™ '07), Partner/Immigration Attorney at Barcelona & Pilarski, P.A., Elizabeth Bautista (Global FWN100™ '15), Group Lead, Operations Technology Group at Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory, Aurora Cavosora Daly (U.S. FWN100™ '07), Co-Owner/Manager Travel Daly, Cherryl Cunanan, Manager, Global Accounts, Helms Briscoe, Trixie Odiamar, Consultant, Every Woman Every Child, United Nations Foundation, Lyla Paniagua, Owner-Consultant at Marketing Help, Daisy Rodriguez (U.S. FWN100™ '09), Assistant Director, LVN To RN Associate Degree Program at Unitek College.
Emmie Ortega Anderson (Global FWN100™ '15), Pinoy Power Media LLC, Thelma Boac (US FWN100™ '07), Trustee, Berryessa Union School District Board, Jo Ann Faulkerson-Kyle, General Manager at MC Business Development, Goldilocks USA, Filomenita Hoegsholm (Global FWN100™ '14), Co-Founder, Babaylan PWEDE, Irene Kaneko (Global FWN100™ '15), Jeepney Press/UTAWIT, Marilyn "Wafa" Roscales-Kasimieh (Global FWN100™ '14), Senior Advisor, Islamic Affairs Charitable Activities Department, Government of Dubai, UAE, Lenore Lim (US FWN100™ '09), Artist, Society of Philippine American Artists, Lourdes Nicomedes, Division Manager, Financial Reporting, Systems & Audits, City & County of San Francisco, Lillian Pardo (U.S. FWN100™ '11), Professor Emeritus in Neurology and Pediatrics, University of Kansas Medical Center, Bennie Lou Quevedo-Burris (Global FWN100™ '13), Certified Trust Financial Advisor - Investment & Wealth Management - Mechanics Bank Wealth Management, Cynthia Rapaido (U.S. FWN100™ '11), Principal and Adjunct Professor, South San Francisco High School/ University of San Francisco, Jocelyne Vistan, Healthcare Ombudsman/Mediator, Kaiser Permanente.
Dely Alcantara (U.S. FWN100™ '09) Founder, President of the Board, New Mexico Asian Family Center, Selenna Franco-Cefre (U.S. FWN100™ '11) Certified Public Accountant, Paulita Lasola Malay (U.S. FWN100™ '12) Marriage & Family Therapist, Elena Mangahas (U.S. FWN100™ '07) Co-Chair, Little Manila Foundation, Board member, Filipina Women's Network, Janice Medina Entrepreneur, Soledad Muesco Manaay (U.S. FWN100™ '11) President, Xicepta Sciences Inc., Priscilla Quinn (U.S. FWN100™ '09) Educator, Wendy Rockett Senior Program Communications Officer, The Asia Foundation, Robyn Rodriguez (U.S. FWN100™ '09) Associate Professor, Asian American Studies, University of California, Davis, Therese R. Rodriguez CEO, Apicha Community Health Center, Celia Tomlinson (U.S. FWN100™ '07) Professional Motivational Speaker, Salve Vargas Edelman (Global FWN100™ '15) Executive Director, Rising Asian Pacific Americans Coalition for Diversity (RAPACD), Jacqueline Yu (U.S. FWN100™ '12) Attorney, Schwartz & Shapiro, LLP, Tessa Yutadco (Global FWN100™ '15) Founder & CEO, MyPrime.