Dante Liban, Ph.D.

EFFECTIVE
Work Experiencei
 Consultant, Professor,
columnist
 Director general of the
Technical Education and Skill
Development Authority
(2002-2003)
 Congressman (1992-2001)
 Governor, Philippine
National Red Cross
Government Committees Chairedii
 Committee on Higher and
Technical Education
 Special Committee on
Overseas Filipino Workers
 Committee on Justice
Publicationsiii
 Touch Me Not (2012)
 Me Tangere (2008)

EMPOWERING
Capacity-Building
Programsiv
 Supported the
construction of 60
school buildings
 Sponsored the
opening of 12 new
public schools

ETHICAL

Resigned from his
post as Director
General of the
Technical Education
and Skill
Development
Authority due to
“irreconcilable policy
differences on the
removal of the
overseas performing
artists program from
TESDA and its
transfer to the
private
entertainment
industry”v
Charged but
acquitted of stealing
a CPU worth P17000
from the Red Cross in
2007vi

i “Dante Ventura Liban, Ph.D Biography.” Central Books Bookstore, Accessed January 26,
2016. http://www.central.com.ph/bookstoreplus/authordetails/217/
ii Ibid
iii Ibid
iv “Dante V. Liban Biography.” Dante V. Liban. Accessed January 26, 2016.
http://www.danteliban.com/#!biography/c13dn
v “Dante Ventura Liban, Ph.D Biography.” Central Books Bookstore, Accessed January 26,
2016. http://www.central.com.ph/bookstoreplus/authordetails/217/
vi Uy, Jocelyn R. “Ex-Red Cross Head Cleared in “Theft” Case.” Inquirer.net, December 31,
2014. http://newsinfo.inquirer.net/660901/ex-red-cross-head-cleared-in-theft-case