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Staff

Our staff members are passionate about making Los Angeles a better place through the empowerment of the Pilipino community. Read more about them here.

Kimmy Maniquis

EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR

Kimmy is newly appointed to this leadership role. She oversees the administration, programs and strategic plan of SIPA. 

Hannah-Kalea Enriquez

DIRECTOR OF OPERATIONS

Hannah manages the day-to-day affairs of the SIPA team. She has an extensive background in non-profit work spanning years.

Maria Valendez

YOUTH PROGRAM COORDINATOR

Maria Carmel Valendez oversees the After School & Youth Program at SIPA, including the Filipino Youth Summer Program.

Eddy M. Gana Jr.

IN HOME OUTREACH COUNSELOR

Eddy M. Gana Jr., MSW, ACSW runs the Mental Health Outreach Program and provides direct services to youth and families.

Dave Andrew Icarangal

BUSINESS COUNSELOR

As the Business Counselor, Dave gives assistance to business owners and aspiring entrepreneurs in Los Angeles.

Madeline Dimayuga

MARKETING & EVENTS COORDINATOR

Madeline manages the online presence of SIPA while also connecting the community to upcoming events hosted by our organization.