About Kalayaan College

Founders of Kalayaan College Led by Dr. Jose V. Abueva, former U.P. president (1987-93) askcboard2 KC President Emeritus, the original founders of KC included Dr. Thelma B. Kintanar (U.P. Professor of English and Comparative Literature) as Vice-President for Academic Affairs; Dr. Gonzalo M. Jurado (U.P. Professor of Economics) as Vice-President for Finance and Development; Dr. Virginia Z. Carino (U.P. Professor of Biology); Dr. Emeteria P. Lee (U.P. Registrar and Professor of English), and Dr. Ma. Oliva Z. Domingo (U.P. Professor of Public Administration).

Kalayaan College Board of Directors

Dr. Jose V. Abueva, Chairman and President Emeritus (U.P. President, 1987-1993; U.P. Professor Emeritus of Political Science and Public Administration; B.A.(Arts-Law) cum laude, U.P.; M.P.A. and Ph.D. Political Science, The University of Michigan)

Dr. Ma. Oliva Z. Domingo, Kalayaan College President and Vice President for Academic Affairs (U.P. Professor of Public Administration; BAPA, MPA, and DPA, U.P.)

Dr. Virginia S. Cariño, Vice President for Student and Alumni Affairs (Former U.P. Professor of Biology; B.S. and M.S. Zoology, U.P.; M.S. Developmental Biology, University of Chicago; Ph.D. Environmental Science, U.P.)

Prof. Fe R. Arcinas, Director (Former U.P. Professor of Sociology; U.P. Director of Alumni Relations; B.A. and M.A. Sociology, U.P.)

Mr. Baltazar N. Endriga, CPA, Director (BSBA. Accounting, magna cum laude, UE; MBA, Harvard; Graduate Studies in Economics, Ateneo; Partner, Endriga, Manangu & Associates)

Atty. Alex Erlito S. Fider, Director (B.A. Economics and LlB, U.P. Senior Partner, Picazzo Buyco Tan Fider & Santos Law Offices; Dir, Maynilad Water Services, Inc.)

Mr. Francisco E. Josef, Director (B.A. Economics & M.A. Business Administration, U.P.; SVP Philippine Rural Banking Corp; Member, Bishops-Businessmen’s Conference)

Dr. Ernesto M. Pernia, Director (Professor Emeritus of Economics, U.P.; A.B. Philosophy and Economics, University of San Carlos; M.A. Economics, University of Bridgeport; Ph.D. Economics, University of California)

Mr. Orlando B. Vea, Director (B.A., Economics cum laude, U.P.; Co-Founder & Head, Smart Communications; President, MediaQuest Holdings, Inc. and SatVentures)

Ms. Lanelle Abueva-Fernando, Director (Ceramic Artist/Proprietor, Studio Pottery; Certificate in Fine Arts, U.P., Student of Pottery, Japan & at Center for Arts & Humanities, Idaho)

Atty. Danilo Enrique O. Co, Legal Counsel and Secretary to the Board of Directors (B.S.B.A., cum laude, and LlB, U.P.; Managing Partner, Co Ferrer Ang-Co Law Office)