April 19, 2014 

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As governed by RA 7356, The National Commission for Culture and the Arts is governed by a Board of Commissioners composed of 15 members, namely:

  • Hon. Felipe M. de Leon, Jr., NCCA Chairman (Head, Subcommission on the Arts)
  • Hon. Pia S. Cayetano, Commissioner (Chairperson, Senate Committee on Education, Arts, and Culture)
  • Hon. Rep. Kimi S. Cojuangco, Commissioner (Chairperson, House Committee on Basic Education and Culture)
  • Hon. Alberto T. Muyot, Commissioner (Undersecretary for Legal and Legislative Affairs, Department of Education)
  • Hon. Daniel G. Corpuz, Commissioner (Undersecretary for Tourism Planning and Promotions, Department of Tourism)
  • Hon. Virgilio S. Almario, Commissioner (Chairman, Komisyon sa Wikang Filipino)
  • Hon. Maria Serena I. Diokno, Commissioner, (Chair, National Historical Commission of the Philippines)
  • Hon. Jeremy Robert M. Barns , Commissioner (Director IV, National Museum)
  • Hon. Antonio M. Santos, Commissioner (Director IV, The National Library of the Philippines)
  • Hon. Victorino Mapa Manalo, Commissioner (Executive Director, National Archives of the Philippines)
  • Hon. Raul M. Sunico, Commissioner (President, Cultural Center of the Philippines)
  • Hon. Adelina M. Suemith, (OIC-Executive Director, National Commission for Culture and the Arts)

Private Sector Representatives

 Hon. Orlando B. Magno, Head, Subcommission on Cultural Dissemination
Hon. Harold Ll. Rentoria, OSA, Head, Subcommission on Cultural Heritage
Hon. Joycie Dorado Alegre, Head, Subcommission on Cultural Communities and Traditional Arts


National Advisory Board

The NCCA Board of Commissioners is also assisted by a National Advisory Board composed of 19 National Committee Heads.

Subcommission on Cultural Dissemination (SCD)
1. National Committee on Cultural Education Prof. Alice A. PaƱares
2. National Committee on Language and Translation Dr. Mario Miclat
3. National Committee on Communication Dr. Cecilia M. Dy
Subcommission on the Arts (SCA)
1. National Committee on Architecture and Allied Arts Archt. Gerald Lico
2. National Committee on Cinema Dr. Miguel Rapatan
3. National Committee on Dance Ms. Shirley Halili-Cruz
4. National Committee on Dramatic Arts Mr. Lutgardo Labad
5. National Committee on Literary Arts Dr. Priscilla Macansantos
6. National Committee on Music Prof. Felipe M. de Leon, Jr.
7. National Committee on Visual Arts Mr. Nemesio Miranda
Subcommision on Cultural Heritage (SCH)
1. National Committee on Archives Prof. Regalado Trota Jose
2. National Committee on Art Galleries Atty. Imelda W. Loste
3. National Committee on Historical Research Dr. Nela B. Florendo
4. National Committee on Libraries and Information Services Atty. Antonio M. Santos
5. National Committee on Monuments and Sites Dr. Jaime C. Laya
6. National Committee on Museums Dr. Antonio Julian R. Montalvan
Subcommission on Cultural Communities and Traditional Arts (SCCTA)
1. National Committee on Central Cultural Communities Prof. Joycie Y. Dorado Alegre
2. National Committee on Southern Cultural Communities Mr. Al Anwar Anzar
3. National Committee on Northern Cultural Communities Mr. Francis Degay
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