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The University of the Philippines Alumni and Associates in Manitoba Inc. held its second annual general meeting last October 20th at 4:00 PM. Around 30 members and their families have attended and renewed their membership this year which the organization considered as a great turnout.
During the assembly the constitution amendments were presented by this year’s Ad hoc committee. These amendments were unanimously voted and approved by the board. The committee heads also presented their annual reports. It was then followed by nominations of Honorary and Associate members. Nominated associate members are currently under review and for approval by the board and will be announced at a later date.
The organization also held its election of officers. The following are UPAA-MB Inc.’s new set of Board of directors:
Chairperson – Anna Juangco-Maniquiz
Secretary – Tintin Acab-David
Treasurer – Danjae Medina
Membership – Bless Ramos
Social Responsibility – Divine Teodoro
Fundraising – Pong Maniquiz
Information & Communications – Nikki Mailom
The incumbents will be working and training with the previous board during their transition period. They will be taking office starting in January 2013.