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Our Faculty

Marian College Faculty:

Alan John M. Matus
, BSN, MSN, RN Lead Instructor
NCLEX Specialist RN License from the California BRN BSN from Colegio De San Agustin,
Bacolod City, Philippines MSN from California State University, Dominguez Hills, California

Rosana D. Ala, BSN, MAEd, RN, PHN (part-time, LA & Van Nuys Campuses)
RN and PHN licenses from the California BRN MA Education from Mindanao State University, Marawi City, Philippines BSN from Centro Escolar University, Manila, Philippines

Rene R. Balbuena, BSME, LVN (full-time, LA & Van Nuys Campuses)
LVN license from the California BVNPT
BS Mech Engineering from University of San Carlos, Cebu City, Philippines
VN Diploma from Marian College, Marian Health Careers Center

Jessica L. Bringas, BSN, LVN
LVN license from the California BVNPT
BSN from Butuan Doctors' College, Philippines
Graduate Nurse from Chong Hua School of Nursing, Cebu, Philippines

Lucy M. Cooper, BS, MS, LVN
LVN license from the California BVNPT
VN Diploma from Valley College of Medical and Dental Career, North Hollywood, California
BS from the University of the State of New York
MS in Oriental Medicine from Samra University of Oriental Medicine, Los Angeles, California

Eleanor Q. Dacio, BSN, RN (part-time, LA & Van Nuys Campuses)
RN license from the California BRN
BSN from Manila Central University, Philippines

Lynette P. Ferro, BSN, RN (Program Director for LA Campus, part-time faculty, LA & Van Nuys Campuses)
RN license from the California BRN
BSN from Central Philippines University, Iloilo City, Philippines

Melba B. Gan, BSPscyh, BSN, RN, PHN (part-time, LA & Van Nuys Campuses)
RN and PHN licenses from the California BRN
BS Psychology from San Juan De Letran University, Manila, Philippines
BSN from California State University, Northridge, California

Meridel B. Gumban, BSN, LVN (part-time, LA & Van Nuys Campuses)
LVN license from the California BVNPT
BSN from Capitol Medical Center College, Quezon City, Philippines
Graduate Nurse from Dr. Efrain Montemayor Medical Center School of Nursing, Baguio City, Philippines

Francis Assi B. Ibarra, BSC, LVN (full-time, LA & Van Nuys Campuses)
LVN license from the California BVNPT
BSC from Xavier University, Ateneo De Cagayan, Cagayan De Oro City, Philippines
VN Diploma from Marian College, Marian Health Careers Center

Mary Yenna G. Intrepido, BSN, RN (part-time, LA & Van Nuys Campuses)
RN license from the California BRN
BSN from St. Paul College, Iloilo City, Philippines

Mildred D. Jarantilla, BSN, MA-Nursing, RN (full-time, LA & Van Nuys Campuses)
RN license from the California BRN
MA Nursing from Philippine College of Health Sciences, Manila, Philippines
BSN from University of Iloilo, Philippines

Fidel Jason B. Liwag, BSN, BSPT, MD (part-time, LA & Van Nuys Campuses)
MD from Perpetual Help College of Medicine, Binan, Laguna, Philippines
BS Physical Therapy from Perpetual Help College of Medicine, Binan, Laguna, Philippines
BSN from St. Dominic Savio College, Caloocan City, Philippines