CFC Has New International Council

Couples for Christ will be led into its 31st year by a new set of International Council members. The new IC, now numbering 9 because of the approval by the Elders Assembly of the increase from the 7 stipulated in the by-laws, is composed of 5 from the previous IC and 4 new members. They are (in alphabetical order):

1. RICARDO (RICKY) CUENCA
2. EMMANUEL (NONOY) DALMAN
3. EMMANUEL ( MANNY) GARCIA
4. ALROMANOF (MANNIX) OCAMPO
5. ROUQUEL PONTE
6. JOSE (JOE) TALE
7. FILEMON (JUN) URIARTE
8. JOSE (JOE) YAMAMOTO
9. ERMELO (MELO) VILLAROMAN JR.
The term of office of the new IC varies, in accordance with previously approved guidelines. Thus, Cuenca, Dalman and Garcia will serve for three years; Tale, Yamamoto and Villaroman will serve for two years, while Uriarte, Ponte and Ocampo will serve for one year. Elections will be held every year henceforth, to select three men who will replace those whose terms will end on that particular year.

A new Board of Elders was also elected. The new board, in alphabetical order, are:
1. DING AGUINALDO
2. JOEY ARGUELLES
3. SHOK ARIOLA
4. BONG ARJONILLO
5. RENE BREVA
6. GEORGE CAMPOS
7. BERNADETTE CUEVAS
8. MON DE LEON
9. DIDI GALSIM
10. ZENY GIMENEZ
11. JAIME ILAGAN
12. MON PENALOSA
13. NIDES RESPICIO
14. ARNEL SANTOS
15. BOIE SESCON

Meanwhile, Emmanuel Garcia, CFC Secretary, announced that the following CFC officers had been elected by the new IC last June 29:

Chairman – RICARDO CUENCA
Executive Director – ERMELO VILLAROMAN, JR.
Treasurer – EMMANUEL DALMAN
Secretary – EMMANUEL GARCIA

Let us continue to pray for God’s guidance and the Holy Spirit’s direction for our new set of leaders! Happy 30th Anniversary CFC!