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SIA Announces New Board Member

January 13, 2023

It is with great pleasure and pride to announce the election of SIAPR Immediate Past Governor Gabrielle "Billie" Calizo-Quimpo as Federation Director, representing the Philippines Region in

the SIA Board. She will be starting her term starting September 1, 2023 to August 31, 2025.


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Gabrielle Venus Calizo-Quimpo

SIA Federation Director 


Metro Manila, Philippines, Resident Joins as Director of Global Women’s Volunteer Organization

September 2021

PHILADELPHIA, Pa., — Mildred Piad of Metro Manila, Philippines, is serving a two-year term on the Board of Directors for Soroptimist International of the Americas, Inc.® (SIA), a global women’s volunteer organization that provides women and girls with access to the education and training they need to achieve economic empowerment. This year marks the organization’s 100th anniversary.


As a board member, Piad will participate in strategic planning and program development to increase the organization’s collective impact in helping women and girls to reach their full potential.


Piad is a member of Soroptimist International of Lucena, one of 1,200 Soroptimist clubs throughout the world. A member since 1973, Piad has held several leadership positions, including district director and club president.


Piad is a self-employed real estate developer. She holds a doctorate degree, Master of Science in organizational development and a bachelor of arts degree in economics from Maryknoll College. In addition to her Soroptimist involvement, she is a member of Zonta and the Inner Wheel Club of Manila.


Mildred "Mitzi" Flores Piad

SIA Federation Director 


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