Nova Scotia (NS)
Chair, Seniors & Veterans Committee
Vice-Chair, Philippines & International Relations Committee
Deputy Vice-Chair, Technology & Advance Education Committee
Jake is a former President of the Filipino Association of Nova Scotia (FANS) from 2018 to 2023, and is a current member of the Board of Directors. He is also the founder of the social media group Nova Scotia Pinoy Tambayan which facilitates the spirit of bayanihan (“community cooperation”) in Nova Scotia where he connects Filipino newcomers finding jobs and looking for a place to stay.
He hails from Surallah, South Cotabato in the Philippines, and is former Dean at Capitol University, College of Computer Studies.
Jake completed a Bachelor of Science in Information Technology, a Master of Science in Information Technology, Masters Certificate in Project Management, and a Doctorate Degree in Information Technology (Academic Completed). He currently works as Data Manager at the Department of Medicine of Nova Scotia Health Authority.