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Executive Director

DIANE E JAMES Calgary, Alberta, Canada / Manila
Executive Director

Investor Relations Consultant, Environmental Manager, Biologist, Fitness Professional; former Manager Investor Relations TVI Pacific Inc., former President of Pro- Fitness Ltd. former Special Assistant to the Director of Environmental and Social Affairs, Petro-Canada . Diane has a B.Sc in Environmental Biology from the University of Calgary and a Masters of Environmental Management from York University, Toronto, Canada

Board of Trustees

CLIFFORD M. JAMES , Calgary, Alberta, Canada, Manila Philippines
Geologist and Business Executive with over 35 years of technical and financial experience in the natural resource sector; Chairman of the Board of Directors, President and CEO, TVI Pacific Inc.; President and CEO, TG World Energy; former Director or President and of Trego Energy Inc. and Prime Energy Ltd.; former President and founder of AGAT Consultants Ltd. ( AGAT Laboratories) and GeoChem Laboratories (Canada) Ltd.

FELIECE I. YEBAN , Manila, Philippines
International Human Rights Educator and Adviser, Management Executive; Former Vice President for Social Commitment, TVI Resource Development Phils. Inc.; Consultant to United Nations, UNICEF, UNESCO, UNDP, The Asia Foundation; Founding Member of Education for Freedom, Philippines; Founding Member of Youth Aid Philippines; Founding Member of Asian Regional Resource Center for Human Rights Education, Thailand; former Vice Chair Amnesty International Pilipinas, Philippines; former Professor of Human Rights, Philippine Normal University, Philippines

EUGENE T. MATEO , Manila Philippines
Certified Public Accountant, Attorney and Counsellor-at Law and Finance, Legal and Management Executive; President and Board Member, TVI Resource Development (Phils) Inc; Vice President and Board Member, Exploration Drilling Corporation; Professorial Lecturer, Ateneo Graduate School of Business; former Vice President of Finance, Philippine Global Communications, Inc

PETER A.V. PERFECTO, Manila Philippines
Management Engineer and Development Specialist; Executive Director of Makati Business Club, Executve Director, Philippine Business for Education; Former Assistant to PHINMA President Ramon del Rosario, Jr.; Program Director, PHINMA National Scholarship; Managing Director of Resource Mobilization Philippines Inc (formerly GiveAsia); Director, YouthAid, Inc.; former Chief Operations Officer, DevCap Asia Inc.; former Media Director, Office of the Presidential Adviser on the Peace Process, Philippines; former Executive Director, Amnesty International Pilipinas

Ma. Belinda L. Nelson, Manila Philippines
Civil Engineer with 14 years experience in the power sector which includes projects planning and development, design of substation and transmission facilities and capital budget and projects review; managed short term investments portfolio for the power sector, participant in the Casecnan Pure Power Scheme Project ( Overseas Component ) with Electroconsult, Inc, Milan, Italy; Civil Works Consultant for the Study on Toxic and Hazardous Waste Disposal for Metro Manila under the European Council Grant; Accredited Associate Environmental Professional, prepared IEE reports for the issuance of ECC of private subdivision and hotel projects, and various manufacturing plants in Metro Manila; member of the Planning Committee for the Sub-Pastoral Council, San Isidro Parish, Quezon City

JESUS G. DUREZA, Manila Philippines
Current President and CEO Advocacy Mindanow Foundation, Inc. Publisher of Mindanao times. Consultant for Mindanao Region – SM Investments Corporation and Subsidiary Companies. Former Chairman of Mindanao Development Authority (MinDA); Philippine Signing Minister to the BIMP-EAGA; Mindanao Super Region Development Champion; National Programme Director UNDP –ACT For Peace Programme; Presidential Adviser on Mindanao Office of the President, Republic of the Philippines; Chief Presidential Legal Counsel Office of the President, Republic of the Philippines ; Press Secretary Office of the President, Republic of the Philippines;Presidential Adviser on the Peace Process Office of the President, Republic of the Philippines; Chairman Mindanao Economic Development Council; Chairman GRP Panel for Talks with the MILF; Presidential Assistant for Mindanao Office of the President, Republic of the Philippines; Chairman Mindanao Economic Development Council; Representative, 1st District Davao House of Representatives ; Director, Governing Board Philippine Coconut Authority.

RENNE P. SUBIDO, Manila Philippines
Certified Public Accountant ; 14 years experience in several banking institutions ranging from support services, operations, marketing, remedial management and on export/import credits, project, commercial and consumer lending. Vice President - Corporate Social Commitments, TVI Resource Development Phils., Inc. ; Former Deputy Program Manager – Business Growth Division for the USAID’S GEM 3 Program (Senior Professional/Consultant Position) Louis Berger Group, Inc., Morristown, New Jersey, USA ; Former Vice President – Corporate Business Affairs, RD Corporation (Holding Company with international fishing business) ;.

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