Ms. Ma. Christina Aquino

Past President (2015-2016)

Executive Director, Planning and Development
Lyceum of the Philippines University
Muralla Corner Real Streets
Intramuros Manila, Philippines 1002
website: www.lpu.edu.ph

Ms. Ma. Christina G. Aquino is the Executive Director for Planning and Development of the Lyceum of the Philippines University Manila.  She is also the LPU Dusit International Project Director, focusing on Tourism and Hospitality Education Programs  in the four campuses of LPU, and is the Deputy Integrated Management Representative.

Local and International Networking Commitments

Aside from her LPU commitments, Ms. Aquino is involved with various professional organizations.  She is the Chairperson of the Tourism Industry Board Foundation Inc.(TIBFI); Past President of the Asia Pacific Council of Hotel, Restaurant and Institutional Education (APacCHRIE);  Immediate Past President of Council of Hotel and Restaurant Educators of the Philippines  (COHREP); the re-elected Associate Board Member for Hotel and Restaurant Association of the Philippines (HRAP); accreditor for Philippine Association of Colleges and Universities Commission on Accreditation (PACUCOA) and a member of the CHED NCR Regional Quality Assurance Team,  and the Technical Committee for HRM and Tourism;  a resource person for TESDA in the Tourism sector, and re-elected Board Director of THE-ICE (International Center for Excellence, Tourism and Hospitality Education) an international accrediting agency; and a Philippine Quality Award Assessor.  She is also one of four (4) ASEAN Master Assessors in Housekeeping from the Philippines, as part of the implementation of the ASEAN MRA for Tourism Professionals.