Christine F. Godinez-Ortega
Christine F. Godinez-Ortega completed her undergraduate and graduate studies in Literature and Creative Writing at Silliman University and postgraduate study in Creative Writing at the De La Salle University-Taft, Manila. She is Head of the NCCA– National Literary Arts Committee, Secretary of the Sub-Commission on the Arts, long time Director of the Iligan National Writers Workshop, and Director of the MSU-IIT Office of Publication and Information (OPI). She is a writer, journalist, cultural worker, and faculty at the Department of English, College of Arts & Social Sciences. She received the Umpil Lifetime Achievement Award for Literary Education and the 2016 CMO Asia Award for leadership in education.