Francis Tolentino

EFFECTIVE

EMPOWERING

Educationi
Participatory
 B.A. Philosophy, Ateneo de Manila University Decision- Making
 Brought
(1980)
 Bachelors in Law, Ateneo de Manila Law
together all
School (1984)
17 of Metro
 Masters of Law, University of London
Manila’s
 Masters in National Security Administration,
LGUs to
National Defense College of the Philippines
participate
 Graduate Diploma in Public Administration ,
in the Metro
NYU
Manila
 Doctoral candidate in Judicial Science,
Shake Drillix
Tulane University Law School (current)
 Created the
Work Experienceii
Character
 Mayor, Tagaytay (1995-2004)
First
 OIC Mayor, Tagaytay (1986-1987)
Program
 Lawyer, professor,
encouraging
iii
Government Committees Chaired
public, civic,
 Metro Manila Development Authority (2010and religious
2015)
leaders to
 Metro Manila Film Festival
come
iv
Programs Enacted
together on
v
a monthly
 Created the Children’s Road Safety Park
vi
 Metro Manila Outdoor Media Magna Carta
basis to
 Traffic Monitoring System app
establish a
 Re-opened the Pasig River Ferry
communityx
 Upgraded flood control systems
 Implemented the South-west Integrated
Provincial Transport System
 First Metro Manila Shake Drill – over 6.5 M
participants
 Created Tagaytay Office of Public Safety
 Founded City College of Tagaytay
 Founded the Tagaytay City Mounted Police
Major Awardsvii
 Armed Forces of the Philippines (AFP)
Reserve Officer of the Year (2001)
 Philippine Army Officer of the Year (2000)
Publicationsviii
 Philippine Cities Creation (1999)
 Soul of Freedom (Book 2006)
 The Precautionary Principle: Closing the Gap
Between International

ETHICAL
Misc. Actions
 Incurred
public
outrage
following the
incident
where he
allegedly
invited
scantilydressed
Playgirls
group to
perform at a
Liberal Party
event as a
“surprise
gift”xi


Trade Organization and Biotechnology (Tulane
Law School, Fall 2009)
An Environmental Writ: The Philippine's Avatar
(For Publication, Integrated Bar of the Phils.
Journal, 2010)

i “Get to Know Francis Tolentino.” Francis Tolentino Para Sa Pilipino. Accessed January 26,
2016. http://www.francistolentino.com.ph/about
ii Ibid
iii Ibid
iv Ibid and “Francis Tolentino as Mayor of Tagaytay.” Francis Tolentino Para Sa Pilipino,
Accesed January 26, 2016. http://www.francistolentino.com.ph/works/francis-tolentino-asmayor-of-tagaytay
v “MMDA Children’s Road Safety Park.” Francis Tolentino Para Sa Pilipino, Accesed January
26, 2016. http://www.francistolentino.com.ph/works/mmda-childrens-road-safety-park
vi Calleja, Nina P. “New Billboard Pact: Giants Out, “Green” In.” Inquirer.net, September
20, 2013. http://newsinfo.inquirer.net/491171/new-billboard-pact-giants-out-green-in
vii “Curriculum Vitae: Atty. Francis N. T olentino, MMDA Chairman.” Office of the President,
Metropolitan Manila Development Authority. Accessed January 26, 2016.
http://mmda.gov.ph/index.php/2-uncategorised/519-get-to-know-the-chairman
viii Ibid
ix “Get to Know Francis Tolentino.” Francis Tolentino Para Sa Pilipino. Accessed January 26,
2016. http://www.francistolentino.com.ph/about
x “Francis Tolentino as Mayor of Tagaytay.” Francis Tolentino Para Sa Pilipino, Accesed
January 26, 2016. http://www.francistolentino.com.ph/works/francis-tolentino-as-mayor-oftagaytay
xi Vila, Alixandra Caole. “#DaangMatuwad: Netizens React to Twerking Girls in LP Event.”
PhilStar Global, October 2, 2015. http://www.philstar.com/newsfeature/2015/10/02/1506337/daangmatuwad-netizens-react-twerking-girls-lp-event