Dr. Gancia Clinches 1st Place in The Search for Outstanding PERAA Member

 Dr. Gancia Clinches 1st Place in The Search for Outstanding PERAA Member

JP Libo-on

JBLFMU PR and Corporate Communications


Dr. Elsie Flores-Gancia, a professor of John B. Lacson Foundation Maritime University (JBLFMU)- Molo emerged champion in the Full-Time Teacher Category in the Search for The Outstanding Private Education Retirement Annuity Association (PERAA) Member awards this October 20, 2017.

Dr. Gancia presented her research paper, “Reading Achievement Among First-Year JBLFMU-Students: Its Effect to Academic Performance” to emerge champion over numerous delegates coming from all over the country. 2nd place went to University of Baguio while 3rd place was garnered by Davao Central College.

PERAA is a private, non-profit organization established on September 2, 1972 and is the first comprehensive retirement program in the country.

Every year, the association holds a Search for the Outstanding PERAA Member in several categories namely: Administrative Head, Administrative Staff, Academic Head and Full-time Teacher.


In picture: with Fr. Antonio S. Samson, SJ - Chairman first from left and Ms Bernadette M. Nepomuceno - President First picture ang with the chairman & the president Joan Elsie Flores-gancia ang second picture with 2nd place, Julius T. Gat-eb from University of Baguio, 1st place winner, Elsie F. Gancia from JBLFMU-Molo and 3rd place, Lorenzo I. Balili, Jr from Davao Central College, Inc