The PSS Board elected its officers during the Board Meeting on 07 December 2009. The Board, elected during the General Elections on 17 October 2009, will serve for two years effective January 2010. The officers and members of the Board are:President: Dr. Cynthia Rose B. Bautista (University of the Philippines-Diliman)Vice-President: Dr. Virginia Miralao (Philippine Social Science Council)
Secretary: Ms. Leslie V. Advincula-Lopez (Ateneo de Manila University)
Treasurer: Dr. Manuel Diaz (Philippine Social Science Council)
Members: Dr. Filomeno Aguilar (Ateneo de Manila University)
Dr. Lorna Makil (Silliman University)
Dr. Emma Porio (Ateneo de Manila University)
Ms. Zona Amper (San Carlos University)
Dr. Bautista is Professor of Sociology at the Department of Sociology, UP Diliman, and was the former Dean of the College of Social Sciences and Philosophy of the same university. She also served as the Chairperson of the Executive Board of the Philippine Social Science Council in 1988.
The PSS would like to thank the 2008-2009 Board for its efforts to continuously develop a vibrant community of sociology and sociology-related professionals in the country. Such efforts include the successful conduct of the 2009 PSS National conference.
The 2008-2009 Members of the Board are:
Dr. Manuel Diaz (President), Dr. Filomin Gutierrez(Vice-President), Dr. Esmeralda Sanchez (Secretary), Ms. Leslie V. Advincula-Lopez (Treasurer) and Board of Directors: Dr. Emma Porio, Dr. Emanuel De Guzman, Mr. Clarence Batan, and Fr.Delfo Canceran.
Special thanks also to Dr. Czarina Saloma-Akpedonu for heading the Elections Committee overseeing the last PSS elections.