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2019-2021 Officers and Board of Directors

 Wilhelmina Aguilar Ungco, BSN '79, RN, CCRN


 Leolinda Mangaoang, BSN '79, MA, RN

 President-elect & Chair, Yearbook Sub-Committee 

 Wendy Vaughn, BSN '88, MSN, CCRN

 Vice President for Education & Research

 Victoria Reyes Bryan, BSN '91, RN, LNHA, COHN-S

 Vice President for Programs

 Cristina Ochosa Presbitero, BSN '89, RN, WCC

 Vice President for Membership

Corazon del Castillo Reyes, BSN '79, MSN, RN-BC

 Recording Secretary

Elizabeth de Leon Gamboa, BSN '91, MSN Ed, RN, CCM, CPHQ

 Corresponding Secretary & Chair, Constitution &                         Bylaws Committee

Maidaflor Maybir, BSN '89, MSN, RN

 Treasurer & Chair, Finance Committee

 Lachme Sullesta, GN '68, BA '78, RN

 Assistant Treasurer

 Ida Santos, GN '68, RN, LNHA

 Public Relations Officer

 Dennis Juanir, BSN '89, RN

 Auditor & Chair, Audit Committee & Website Administrator

 Manuela Rose Minnie Corpuz Castillo, BSN '86, RN

 Director & Chair, Sustainability & Viability Committee

 Rosemarie Gadioma, BSN '81, MSN, ANP, ACNP-BC


 Maria Theresa Chupungco Mendoza, BSN '79


 Loreto San Juan, GN '68, BSN, MSN


 Joy Tuzon Sera-Josef, BSN '80, MSN, APRN-BC


 Elena Welsch, GN '68, BSN



 Rosemarie Gadioma, BSN '81, MSN, ANP, ACNP-BC

 UP Nurses of the East Coast

 Peregrin Camilon Francisco, GN '69, BSN '71, MSA, RN

 UPNAA - Del Mar Va Chapter

 Cristina Ochosa Presbitero, BSN '89, RN, WCC

 UPNAA - Northern Central Region 

Deborah-Anne Yambao Butuyan, BSN '89, RN

 UPNAA - Texas

Ida Robillon-Santos, GN '68, BSN, RN, LNHA

 UPNAA - Rocky Mountain Region - Pacific States 

Wendy Vaughn, BSN '88, MSN, CCRN

 UPNAA - California

Rosario Antequino, GN'71, RN

 UPNAA - Florida


 Peregrin Camilon Francisco, GN '69, BSN '71, MSA, RN

 Teresita Carambas Santos, BSN '79, MSN, RN

 Lyvia Mendoza Villegas, GN '68, BSN '71, MA, FNP

  • 23 Apr 2021 9:21 PM | Maria Theresa (Administrator)

    UPCN Nursing alumna Debbie Yambao-Butuyan, RN, BSN ’89 received recognition as one of tenoutstanding women leaders in Texas from One Philippines Texas.  One Philippines Texas is the only Filipino newspaper/magazine in Texas.

    In the observance of March as the International Women’s Month, One Philippines Texas recognized ten outstanding women last March 2021 for their achievements in community leadership and increasing distinguishability of Filipino Americans. 

    Debbie Butuyan is ranked among these ten women for her civil and volunteering endeavors in surrounding areas of Houston.  Debbie is the current president of University of the Philippines Nursing Alumni – Texas Chapter (UPNAA-TX).  With her leadership, UPNAA-TX had several successful nursing webinars and fund raising events.  UPNAA-TX also collaborates with other Filipino organizations in support of multiple community outreach activities.

    Debbie served as the 20th president of UPNAAI from 2017- 2019.  Debbie is still an active practicing pediatric nurse at Texas Children’s Hospital. On the side, she is serving her second term as president of UPNAA-TX.

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