Nova, Avonn Cabrera (College Dean)
“Teaching is a calling and not a profession.”
Dean Avonn Nova took up his bachelor’s degree in computer science at the Cavite State University. He then attended TUP for his Masters in Information Technology and is currently attending MCU for his Doctorate in Education, Major in Education Administration. Aside from being CIIT’s dean, he is also the content development manager of TechFactors Inc., a member of the Game Developers Association of the Philippines, and the newly elected President of the Philippine Society of IT Educators’ NCR Chapter. Dean Avonn specializes in databases, software engineering, and management information systems.
Angeles, Hazel Munsayac
“Live what you teach.”
Principal Hazel is a Psychology alumna of the Far Eastern University. She then took up her MA in Education, major in School Psychology at PNU after which she earned her doctorate degree from the City of Malabon University. She is a member of the Psychological Association of the Philippines, the APSA Principal’s Circle Group, and the Philippine Guidance Counselor’s Association. She also facilitates performing arts workshops.
Cheng, Arnold Dy
“The influence of a good teacher can never be erased.”
A freelance artist and educator, sir Arnold got his BS Architecture degree from Mapua where he is also currently taking up his Master of Arts and Sciences degree. He is a member of the United Architects of the Philippines and specializes in Modeling, Rendering , and Animation.
Chua, Joel Jason, Ong
“Students teach teachers to teach students.”
Sir Joel Chua earned his Architecture degree from the University of the Philippines Diliman. A freelance digital painter in his spare time, sir Joel specializes in photoshop, digital painting, and story illustration. He is a former member of Ang Illustrador ng Kabataan and is currently taking his Masters in International Business at the De La Salle – College of Saint Benilde.
Coloma, Stanley, Pimentel
“Acknowledging the student’s performance in the class by giving them small rewards is a great motivating factor to encourage them to do their best in the activities. Trying to reach out to each one of them and learning about their individual differences is a great way to spark their interests in the subject.”
A member of the Philippine Web Designers Organization, Mr. Coloma specializes in web design, eLearning, and Graphic design. He graduated from the Philippine Christian University with a degree in Business Management, Major in Marketing. Aside from being an instructor at CIIT, he is also an instructor at the Philippine Center for Creative Imaging, and a Sr. Graphic Designer at iQor, Inc. in addition to many other previous personal ventures.
Mayo, James Robin, Miguel
“While experience is the best teacher, Passion is the key to unlimited knowledge.”
Sir James is an alumnus of DLSU-CSB’s AB THR program. He is a member of the Philippine Motion Picture Director’s Association and is a director of photography at TV5 and a dilm director and producer at JMYO productions. He specializes in directing, editing, and cinematography.
Tribiana, Gilly Anne Corcega
“For my students to develop strong formalistic and aesthetic understanding as a basis for expressing their own personal vision.”
One of our newest faculty members, Ms. Tribiana took her bachelor’s and master’s degrees in advertising at the University of Santo Tomas. She specializes in advertising, corporate design, and still life drawings.
Computer Science Program
Cabautan, Jarek Boilo Tapia
“A mediocre teacher tells. A good teacher explains. A superior teacher demonstrates. A great teacher inspires.”
Sir Jarek is the owner of Ten Rabbit Technologies and one of our full time Computer Science faculty members. He earned his bachelor’s degree in Computer Science from Manila Central University and is currently taking up his masters at the Technological University of the Philippines. He is also a member of the Philippine Society of IT Educators and a specialist in computer science, software engineering, and graphic design.
Duyor, Oscar Jr., Gobres
“Educating the new generation is my lifelong passion.”
Sir Oscar earned all of his degrees from the Polytechnic University of the Philippines. His degrees are a bachelor’s degree in Office Administration, a post-baccalaureate diploma in Information Technology, and a masters in Information Technology, major in Information Systems Development. Mr. Duyor specializes in SEO, web design, information systems development, and computer hardware and networks.
Lagarde, Bille Janssen Dumayag
“Teaching is a two-way channel: students learn from you and at the same time you learn from your students. So it is a necessity that a great teacher-classroom relationship be established to maximize learning efficiency.”
Mr. Lagarde is a graduate of Informatics Computer Institute’s AD Gaming and Animation Technology program. He specializes in programming, game design, and game development.
Sales, Niña Ana Marie Jocelyn Alindogan
“I do not just teach my kids, I aid them in becoming great and respectable individuals.”
Aside from teaching here and doing freelance work as an artist, Ms. Sales is also the founding part owner of Toast and Brew Studios and Create Pro Vobis. She earned all of her Business Administration degrees, from bachelor’s to doctorate, from the Philippine School of Business Administration. She is a member of numerous IT, gaming, and educational organizations such as GDAP, PSITE, IGDA-Manila, Serious Games Philippines, and Serious Games Asia.
San Pedro, Zaldy Gamara
“Strive to Learn, then Operate, make sure to be Versatile and show Enthusiasm.”
Mr. San Pedro earned his bachelor’s degree in Computer Science from the Pamantasan ng Lungsod ng Maynila. He then earned his master’s degree in Information Technology from the University of La Sallette and his doctorate in the same field from the Technological Institute of the Philippines. Si Zaldy is a member of PSITE and is an Implementation, Training, and Presale Consultant. He specializes in Data Mining, Business Intelligence, Project Management, and Operating Systems.
Lazare, Nelson, Meriño
“In everything that I do I always put my best foot forward as if that will be the last performance of my life…” The best educators are those that never refrain themselves from learning and continue striving to improve for excellence. It is significant to realize that teaching is full of surprises and new situations and one must be ready to adapt, deal and discover trends in strategies to improve pedagogy. What remains true, it is the necessity to create a meaningful learning environment and to understand how to relate one’s knowledge to students.”
A man with a passion for education, Mr. Lazare graduated from the Philippine Normal University with a degree in BS Physics for Teachers. He then took up his MA in Physics at UP Diliman’s National Institute of Physics. Aside from being one of our Gen Ed teachers, he is also a member of the Samahang Pisika ng Pilipinas and the Philippine Association of Physical Science.
Santos, Bernadette S.
“Nine tenths of Education is Encouragement” – Anatole France
Ms. Santos earned both her bachelor’s and master’s degrees in teaching Filipino from the Philippine Normal University. She was a filipino teacher in Chiang Kai Shek College before moving to CIIT. Aside from being a teacher, she was also with DepEd Valenzuela. She is a member of KASAGUFIL, PASATAF, and the Chorale and Teacher Performers Troupe of DepEd. Her specialties lie in filipino, history, and values education.
Torres, Janus Darby Glenn Mendoza
“Effort is relative. Work hard to get the things that you want out of yourself.”
Our resident wordsmith, Sir Janus graduated from the Don Honorio Ventura Technological State University with a degree in Secondary Education, Major in English. He then earned his Master’s in English Language Teaching from the Philippine Normal University. He specializes in english, literature, and philosophy and teaches for both our college and senior high school departments.
Telan, Marvin Renz Blanco
“Share your knowledge. It is a way to achieve immortality.”
Sir Marvin is a graduate of the Technological University of the Philippines with a bachelor’s degree in secondary education where he majored in Mathematics. He currently handles math and science subjects for our senior high school department.