De La Salle Araneta University—in its pursuit of the Lasallian mission to “teach minds, touch hearts, and transform lives”—is sustained and propelled by the unwavering efforts and unparalleled expertise of many accomplished and well-respected individuals. These men and women provide guidance, support, and skill to ensure that the university stays true to its mission and that it continues to offer the best quality of service to all of its stakeholders.


Dr. Vicente Aurelio Z. Araneta

1st President, 1946 – 1954

Mrs. Victoria López de Araneta

2nd President, 1954 – 1955

Dr. Salvador Z. Araneta

3rd President, 1955-1978

Dr. Juan Salcedo, Jr.

4th President, 1970 – 1976

Dr. Vicente Aurelio Z. Araneta

5th President, 1976-1978

Dr. Vitaliano Bernardino

6th President, 1978 – 1980

Hon. Cesar A. Mijares

7th President, 1980 – 1983

Atty. Obed Jose Meneses

8th President, 1983 -1987

Dr. Iluminado G. Valencia

9th President, 1987 - 1991

Dr. Manuel D. Punzal

10th President, 1991 – 2000

Hon. Danilo L. Concepcion

11th President, 2000 – 2002

Br. Rolando R. Dizon FSC

12th President, 2002 – 2003

Dr. Carmelita Quebengco AFSC

13th President, 2003 – 2004

Br. Armin A. Luistro FSC

14th President, 2004 - 2006

Br. Rafael S. Donato FSC

15th President, 2006 - 2007

Br. Ricardo Angel de la Paz Laguda FSC

16th President, 2007 – 2010

Br. Narciso S. Erguiza, Jr. FSC

17th President, 2010 – 2016

Dr. Bjorn S. Santos

18th President, 2016 – 2021

Br. Bernard S. Oca FSC

19th President, 2021 – Present


Mr. Rolando A. Rodriguez
Vice Chair:
Br. Roberto O. Casingal FSC
President and Trustee:
Br. Bernard S. Oca FSC
Br. Normandy C. Dujunco FSC
Br. Manuel R. Pajarillo FSC
Br. Lawrence Aikee R. Esmeli FSC
Mr. Federico M. Hizon
Ms. Teresita M. Baes
Dr. Glenn V. Alea
Ms. Felicia H. Atienza
Corporate Secretary:
Atty. Sinforoso R. Pagunsan


Central Administration
University President:
Br. Bernard S. Oca FSC
University Chancellor:
Mr. Christopher N. Polanco
Vice Chancellor for Academics, Research and Mission:
Dr. Marie Allison E. Parpan
Vice President for Finance:
Mr. Paul A. Zaldarriaga

Office of the President
Executive Secretary:
Ms. Maricel O. Villanueva
Ms. Delia C. Table
Budget Officer:
Mr. Albert Y. dela Cruz
Cash Management Officer:
Ms. Antolina M. San Jose
Disbursement Officer:
Mr. Darwin S. Quinto
Strategic Communications Director:
Mr. Nicanor B. Lazaro Jr.
Digital Media and Public Relations Coordinator:
Ms. Sheila T. Cabidog
Partnerships, Linkages, Academic Cooperation and Engagements (PLACES) Head:

Ms. Maria Rowena Tesorio

Executive Director for Academic Linkages and Internationalization:

Mr. Joseph Hyun

Director for Academic Linkages
Mr. David Hyun
Director for Internationalization Director
Mr. Eric Moon
Alumni Relations & Advancement Officer:
Ms. Jennifer S. Dungo-Corpin
Quality Assurance Director:
Mr. Joel G. Vedasto
Intellectual Property and Student Discipline and Formation Consultant:
Atty. Hilario S. Caraan

Office of the Chancellor
Dr. Evangeline D. dela Cruz
Assistant Registrar:
Ms. Lenny S. Mendoza
Human Resources Development and Management Director:
Ms. Ana Victoria A. Gonzalez
Information Technology Center Director:
Ms. Josephine G. Bactol
Office of Student Admissions Relations and Scholarships Director:
Mr. Jerico John G. Dalangin
Office of Student Admissions Relations and Scholarships Coordinator:
Ms. Glenah May Rose D. Tolentino
Administrative Services, Infrastructure Development and Environmental Management Director:
Engr. Virgilio P. Sustituido
Maintenance Supervisor:
Mr. Archilles R. Aniñon
Safety and Security Officer:
Mr. Johnrex H. Oseo
Special Projects Officer (Lasallian Language Center, Study Center, Veterinary Teaching Hospital):

Ms. Ma. Ruth B. Centeno-Mallari

Veterinary Teaching Hospital Head:
Dr. Manuel P. Granadozin
AgriVet Sciences Institute Director:

Ms. Maria Eda Apple A. Suplido

Office of the Vice Chancellor for Academics, Research and Mission
Laboratory Services Head:
Br. Martin Sellner FSC
Discipline Office Head:
Mr. Johnrex H. Oseo
University Research Center Director:
Dr. Jennifer R. Reyes
Learning Resource Center Director:
Mr. Michael S. Rivera
Student Affairs Director:
Mr. Julius P. Cunanan
Guidance Services Officer-In-Charge:
Ms. Cristina Diaz
Lasallian Mission and Formation Director:
Dr. Herminilito C. Luna
Tertiary Education
College of Arts, Sciences and Technology Dean:
Dr. Marilyn B. Rubrica
Program Chair of Computer Engineering and Computer Science:
Dr. Marilyn B. Rubrica
AB Psychology Program Chair:
Ms. Hazel Mae S. Arpia
General Education Program Chair:
Mr. Leo E. Dizon
College of Business, Management, and Accountancy OIC-Dean:
Ms. Ma. Edwina A. Ala
Business Administration Program Chair:
Dr. Adolf Josef Yao
Accountancy Program Officer-In-Charge:
Dr. Rejoice Ferrer
Tourism Management and Hospitality Management Program Chair:
Mrs. Andrea Pangan-Francisco
College of Education Dean:
Dr. Chiqui C. Umali
College of Veterinary Medicine and Agricultural Sciences Dean:
Dr. Norbert John C. Robles
Veterinary Medicine Program Chair:
Dr. Querobin S. Dycoco, Jr. (Term 1, SY2023-2024)
Food Technology Program Chair:
Mr. Kennedy N. Bongon

Integrated School
Dr. Irene U. Dalog
Asst. Principal for Academics:
Mr. Jann Andre H. Padua
Asst. Principal for Administration:
Ms. Michelle F. Rivera
Cluster Academic Chair, Skills-based:
Mr. Benito C. Quinit Jr.
Cluster Chair, Languages:
Ms. Mary Anne Rhoda M. Pascua
Cluster Academic Chair. Christian Living and Social Studies:
Mr. Brian L. Fonte
Academic Chair, Mathematics:
Mr. Joseph B. Consignado
Academic Chair, Science
Mr. Maurice B. Gravidez
Academic Chair, GROW:
Ms. Corinne Isabel G. Castillo
ABM Strand Coordinator:
Ms. Alicia A. Pedracio
STEM Strand Coordinator:
Ms. Anna Danica C. Tameta
Arts & Design, and HUMSS Strand Coordinator:
Ms. Emily J. Comedis