SHS Faculty Profile

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ATANACIO, Gene Michael
Mr. Gene Michael M. Atanacio is a graduate of Bachelor of Arts, Major in History at De la Salle University. He also took a Certificate in Teaching Program at Philippine Normal University and earned Master of Arts in History units at De la Salle University. He is now currently taking his Master of Philippine Studies at the University of the Philippines. He also studied Basic Spanish and French at the Instituto Cervantes and Alliance Française de Manille respectively. He handles the core and applied subjects of the Humanities and Social Sciences (HUMSS) strand of the LPU-Senior High School Department. Subjects he teachers are Understanding Culture, Society and Politics, World Religions, Philippine Politics and Governance, Trends, Networks and Critical Thinking in the 21st Century, and Research Project. Also, he is a Knight of the Knights of the Order of Rizal and a member of the Philippine Vexillological Association. 
BLANCO, Lucy 

Ms. Lucy Marcos Blanco, LPT Ms. Blanco is a graduate of Bachelor of Science in Commerce major in Computer Science from St. Mary’s College of Meycauayan and obtained her 36 units academic subjects of master’s degree in Business Administration from Bulacan State University and currently doing her thesis.  She took up her Professional Education at Pamantasan ng Lungsod ng Maynila and passed the board examination in Secondary Education.  At present, Ms. Blanco is a faculty member of Accountancy, Business and Management (ABM) Strand in Lyceum of the Philippines University Senior High School Department.  She currently teaches Fundamentals of Accountancy, Business and Management 1 and 2; Entrepreneurship; and SAP 1 and 2. Furthermore, she conducts speakership and training about leadership training, team building, and the future of ABM students after senior high school. 
CUTCHON, Bernard
 
Mr. Bernard M. Cutchon completed his master’s degree in Business Administration from Lyceum of the Philippines University as well as Certificate Program for Professional Education at Pamantasan ng Lungsod ng Maynila. Likewise, he is a Microsoft Certified Educator and Microsoft Office Specialist.   At present, he is the Content Lead for Business and Skills Development in Lyceum of the Philippines University Senior High School Department and conducts SHS classes in Applied Economics, Business Finance, Entrepreneurship, Organization and Management, Marketing and Advertising.   Furthermore, he was recognized as one of the Top Performing Faculty for four (4) consecutive Academic Year from 2016-2020 and Top 3 University-Wide Outstanding Faculty in Academic Year 2019-2020. 
DELA CRUZ, Shaira Denise  
Shaira Denise T. Dela Cruz, a Microsoft Office Specialist and a licensed professional teacher, holds degree in Bachelor of Science in Industrial Education Major in Computer Education at Technological University of the Philippines – Manila and currently taking up her master’s degree in Educational Technology in Philippine Normal University – Manila. She is a full-time faculty member of Lyceum of the Philippines University – Manila where she teaches business mathematics, media and information literacy, information and communication technologies, general chemistry 1 and 2. She was recognized as one of the top performing faculty for two consecutive academic years from 2018-2020 and top 3 university-wide outstanding faculty for the 1st semester of the academic year 2019 – 2020.   
DINIEGA, Aireen 

 
DUBLIN, Mark (Curriculum Coordinator) 
He graduated with the degree and title Doctor of Dental Medicine (DMD) at De Ocampo Memorial College of Dentistry. He also studied at St. Paul University Manila and graduated with the degree Master of Arts in Curriculum Design, Development, and Supervision (MA). He is a Licensed Professional Teacher, Microsoft Certified Educator: Technology Literacy for Educators, and a Microsoft Office Specialist. Recognized as one of the Top Faculty Performer from 2018 to 2020, he is currently teaching Biological and Health Sciences and Curriculum Coordinator of LPU Manila Senior High School Department.      Aside from being an educator, he is also a trained Classical Pianist and Accompanist for Choral and Chamber Music. He studied Music at St. Paul University Manila under the tutelage of Prof. Jonathan Arevalo Coo and Prof. Eliseo Larena Jr. Currently, he is one of the Pianists at Ellinwood Malate Church in Malate, Manila. 
ESPINOLA, John Christian
 
A Microsoft Certified Educator and Microsoft Office Specialist holds Master of Arts in Teaching Mathematics, Bachelor of Secondary Education major in History, and Certificate in Teaching Mathematics at the Philippine Normal University. As an active member of the Philippine Association of Researchers and Statistical Software Users (PARSSU), he completed the trainings on Statistical & Multivariate Data Analysis and Structural Equation Modeling using IBM SPSS Statistics/ AMOS. He is recognized as a Senior Member of the Royal Institute of Educators-Singapore and a member of the Asia Pacific Consortium of Researchers and Educators. He co-authored Pre-Calculus and Business Mathematics textbooks for Senior High School and has presented research outputs covering topics on social sciences, in national and international conferences. Currently, he is the SHS Content Lead for Science & Innovative Research of Lyceum of the Philippines University-Manila. 
FOLLERO, Darren Joe 
Mr. Follero holds a bachelor’s degree in Secondary Education major in English and is currently pursuing his graduate studies under the program Master of Arts in Literature at the Philippine Normal University-Manila. He is an active member of Literature Educators Association of the Philippines (LEAP), Inc. and Alyansa ng mga Tagapagtanggol ng Wikang Filipino (Tanggol Wika).   Mr. Follero is a Licensed Professional Teacher (LPT), Microsoft Office Specialist (MOS) for Word 2016 and a Microsoft Innovative Educator (MIE). At present, he is the Content Lead for Languages and the Arts handling languages (English and Filipino), literature, creative writing, and creative nonfiction courses at the Lyceum of the Philippines University-Manila Senior High School. 
GALLARDO, Ell Clifferson 
 
GO, Nigel Ian Christopher  
He studied Bachelor in Secondary Education major in Mathematics at Universidad De Manila. A Microsoft Office Specialist currently taking up Master of Science in Mathematics at the Polytechnic University of the Philippines and currently teaching subjects under Science & Innovative Research at Lyceum of the Philippines University-Manila. 
GUEVARRA, Aron Paul 
He studied Bachelor of Science in Physical Education and Sports at Universidad de Manila and is currently taking up Master of Special Education Major in Developmental Delays at Pamantasan ng Lungsod ng Maynila. 
12. LAZARO, Josefina  
Josefina A. Lazaro achieved her Bachelor of Science in Computer Engineering at Lyceum of the Philippines University and finished her Certificate in Teaching Program at Meycauayan College.   As a licensed professional teacher, she currently handles Empowerment Technology, Media and Information Literacy, and Robotics under LPU SHS Department. She is also a Microsoft Certified Educator and Microsoft Office Specialist.  She is appointed as one of the Quality Chairs of Community Outreach and Service Learning (COSeL) in LPU-Manila from 2017 to present, and recently awarded Outstanding Faculty Extensionist and formerly LPU SHS’ adviser of League of Outreach Volunteers and Engaged Students (LOVES).  Currently, she is the Content Lead for Technology and Community Development of LPU SHS-Manila. 
LEONIDO, Felixberto 
He studied Bachelor of Secondary Education major in Mathematics at Eastern Visayas State University. Formerly taking Master of Science in Mathematics Education at Polytechnic University of the Philippines (AY 2019 – 2020). He is currently teaching Mathematics subjects at Lyceum of the Philippines University – Manila Senior High School Department. 
MOYA, Cristina (Discipline Officer) 
Nagtapos ng Batsilyer sa Sekondarya Medyor sa Filipino sa The National Teacher’s College si Bb.Cristina M. Moya noong taon 2008. Siya rin ay isang lisensyadong guro at may units sa Masterado na may kursong Master of Arts Medyor sa Filipino. Sa kasalukuyan siya ay ang Discipline Officer ng Departamento ng LPU SHS at guro sa asignaturang Filipino. 
NATAD, Billy 
Billy V. Natad is a Licensed Professional Teacher who finished his Bachelor of Secondary Education Major in Physical Education at Philippine Normal University-Manila. He was also a PNU Service Awardee and a recipient of Gawad Carmen Tabije-Andin: Gawad sa Pamumuno. Currently, he is taking Masters in Business Administration at Lyceum of the Philippines University-Manila.    He was a former member of PNU Varsity Club and PNU Baseball Team, served as the Public Relation’s Officer and President of the Physical Education Majors’ Society–Manila in 2014 and 2015. He also served as an event head and coordinator for various events of PNU-Manila and LPU-Manila.    He is a Microsoft Office Specialist, ISO Internal Auditor, and the former Content Lead for Physical Education and Health (2017-2021). He was commended as one of the Top Faculty Performers of LPU-Manila for three consecutive academic years (2017-2020). He was also recognized as the 4th Placer in the LPU University-wide Outstanding Faculty Performers (2020).   Presently, he is a full-time faculty and adviser of Cerberus Sports Club of Senior High School Department at Lyceum of the Philippines University-Manila, teaching Physical Education and Health subjects, Personal Development, Contemporary Arts, and Health Science. 
NAVALTA, Hanah Abegail 
Ms Hanah- as called by her student has been in the teaching industry for seven years. She obtained her Bachelor’s degree in Secondary Education major in English at Far Eastern University where she was awarded Cum Laude in 2014. In the same year of October, she passed the Licensure Examination for Teachers. She has 36 units on Master of Arts in Language Education in De Lasalle University, Manila.  Ms Hanah is very passionate in her chosen career- she was known to her students as the kind of teacher who never goes to her classes unprepared. In the span of her years in teaching, she has an experience handling Gr7-Gr12 students in their respective English classes. Also, she is a Business English Instructor to Japanese Professionals. She is handling English for Academic and Professional Purposes, Oral Communication and Research in Daily Life subjects respectively.  
OBARRA, Karl Sid 
Sir Karl, as his students fondly called him, is a true blooded Lycean. He obtained his Bachelor’s Degree in Hotel and Restaurant Management from Lyceum of the Philippines University in 2008. Prior to being part of the academe, he has 10 years hospitality industry experience.  In 2019, he took up and passed both the Civil Service Exam & the Licensure Exam for Teachers. He is also a National Certificate holder in different competencies, granted by the Technical Education and Skills Development Authority (TESDA). Now, he is part of the ABM Department of the LPU-SHS teaching subjects under the contents of Business and Skills Development. 
REAL, Claudy-Lette
 
Nagtapos si Bb. Claudy-lette A. Real ng Batsilyer sa Sekondaryang Edukasyon Medyor sa Filipino sa Pambayang Kolehiyo ng Mauban, probinsya ng Quezon noong 2015.  Kasalukuyang kumukuha ng Masterado sa Philippine Normal University na may kursong Master ng Sining sa Edukasyong Pangwika sa Filipino. Isang Microsoft Office Specialist at lisensyadong guro. Naging punong pangnilalaman sa Filipino mula taong 2018-2021. Apat na taon na siyang nagtuturo ng asignaturang Filipino sa Lyceum of the Philippines University, departamento ng Senior High School.  
WARIZA, Jude Christian DM
 
He studied Bachelor of Secondary Education major in MAPEH at the Adamson University (AdU) and Currently taking up Master’s of Art major in Music Education at the Philippine Women’s University. He handles the following subjects: Contemporary Philippine Arts from the Regions and Introduction to World Religions.