Oliver M. Tuazon, MS, LLB
Oliver is the President of Universitas. He was the immediate past Executive Director of Charis Foundation, and prior to that, of the University Center Foundation. He was a faculty member at the Institute of Biology, College of Science, University of the Philippines-Diliman. He was an outstanding graduate awardee for his masters in microbiology, and graduated cum laude in his law degree and passed the subsequent bar examination. He is a finalist of the search for the Ten Outstanding Students of the Philippines (TOSP) and a fellow of the Philippine Young Leaders in Governance (PYLG) of the United Nations Development Program. He has written a couple of books touching upon nation building and dialogues with young people, and co-authored a leadership manual
MA. ANGELA G. BUTALID, LLB
Angela is the Chief Executive Officer of Universitas. She is a lawyer and privacy advocate. In 2013, she graduated cum laude in English Literature from the University of the Philippines. She later obtained her Juris Doctor from the UP College of Law. On her senior year, she wrote a thesis entitled “Remember Me Not: Configuring the Right to be Forgotten Amidst the Philippine Landscape of Privacy.” She now works in the National Privacy Commission as Chief of Staff of the Deputy Commissioner for Data Processing Systems. Among other functions, she drafts and proposes amendments to policies and procedures relating to the increase of compliance and enforcement efforts of the Commission. During her free time, she enjoys pastry baking, oil painting on canvass and travelling.
Morize Andrei F. Arenal
Morize is the Chief Operating Officer of Universitas. He has previously worked as executive assistant of Charis Foundation, and became the project manager of its Make-A-Child-Smile (MACS) activity. A legal management graduate of the University of Santo Tomas, he commenced a Juris Doctor degree at the De La Salle University, Bonifacio Global City. Shelving his pursuit for his law degree in the meantime, he currently works as an assistant manager for employee support at Deutsche Bank Philippines, after helping out in his family’s logistics business. He has actively attended various international summer programs in Spain at the IESE Business School, United States at the Elm Institute, Slovakia at the Kolegium Antona Neuwirtha and Canada at the Rotman School of Management, University of Toronto, where he is expected to pursue his MBA in the coming academic year.
Dardecs N. Villanueva, CPA, LLB
Dardecs is the Chief Finance Officer of Universitas and sits in the foundation’s Board of Trustees as its Corporate Treasurer. He studied Accountancy at the University of Santo Tomas, and passed the CPA board exam in the same year of his graduation. He previously worked as a tax associate at the Manabat SanAgustin & Co., CPAs, an affiliate of KPMG International, and as a tax analyst at IBM Philippines, Inc. An avid mountain hiker, he heads Klub Lolek, an informal group of friends who meet once a month to explore the natural beauty of the Philippines. He just finished his law degree at the University of Santo Tomas.
Kyle G. Bollozos, LLB
As a member of the Board of Trustees, Kyle is the Foundation’s Corporate Secretary. After passing the 2017 Philippine Bar Exams, he was appointed as its Chief Legal Officer. He finished both his Legal Management and Law degrees at the University of Santo Tomas. His experiences in the legal profession include an internship in a Regional Trial Court and a traineeship in the Office of the Solicitor General. He currently works for a law firm in New Manila which specializes in corporate practice. In the midst of work and other commitments, Kyle finds time to hang out with family and friends, play sports and read his favorite Manga, One Piece.