NPC LFI Welcomes New President
With the assumption of Mr. Fernando Martin ‘Nani’ Roxas as the President and CEO of NPC, the Ladies Foundation Inc. also gets to welcome its new chairman and president.
Dr. Maria Andrea ‘Ginny’ Roxas completed her undergraduate degree in accountancy from where she also obtained her civil service eligibility as a CPA. She finished her master’s and doctoral degrees from the Asian Institute of Management and De La Salle Graduate School of Business and Economics, respectively.
Dr. Ginny’s career spans years of work in private and public institutions providing services. During the term of President Corazon Aquino, she worked with the team at the Office of the President who had oversight of government-owned and controlled corporations, one of which is the National Power Corporation. After her stint with the government, she worked in human resource consultancy firms and later on flourished in her career in the academe.
She taught in both her alma maters – at the DLSU and AIM. As an academician, she received several accolades for teaching and research excellence. In recognition of her voluminous national and international publications, some of which she co-authored with NPC President Nani Roxas, she was conferred with special recognition from the National Research Council of the Philippines. Apart from being a professor and researcher, Dr. Ginny was also an administrator in both learning institutions where she teaches. She likewise became the Chief Academic Officer at iAcademy.
With more than 20 years at the academe, Dr. Ginny has officially retired. Upon her retirement, she desires to work with the third sector –civil society. She is pleased that she can do just this with the NPC Ladies Foundation Inc. In support of President Nani’s mission of bringing offshore power technologies to the far-flung islands, she aims through the Foundation to provide entrepreneurial activities in the development of sustainable communities.