The CEM Board of Trustees has appointed a new acting president for the organization in the person of Ms. Esperanza C. Buen, effective June 1, 2019.
Mrs. Buen or Ma’am Espie, as her CEM colleagues fondly called her, has been with CEM all throughout its journey since 1978 and even before CEM’s spinoff from its mother company, FAPE. She has served CEM in various capacities, the latest of which was her post as Vice President for Operations, prior to her retirement in 2008. She has since then joined the Board as a Corporator.
Ma’am Espie succeeds Dr. Maria Cynthia A. Alcantara, when the latter’s term as CEM’s 4th president concluded on May 31, 2019.
In the recent annual CEM Board meeting, the following members were elected to the respective positions:
Father Roderick C. Salazar, Jr., SVD (Chair)
Dr. Grace H. Aguiling-Dalisay (Vice-Chair)
Atty. Diosdado G. Madrid (Corporate Secretary)
Dr. Manuel T. Corpus (Treasurer)
Dr. James L. Tan (Trustee)
Dr. Reynaldo C. Bautista (Trustee)