Sponsors & Credits

The Filipino Veterans Recognition and Education Project (FilVetREP.org) has gathered an effective team with a proven track record to produce this multi-phased, multi-faceted and ambitious project. There are a few key roles that remain to be filled. If you are interested in participating in our project, please Get Involved! We’re looking for content developers, curriculum developers, script writers and illustrators/graphic novelists.

Filipino Veterans Recognition and Education

Project Board of Directors, Project Executive Committee
  • Ms Marie Blanco, former Chief of Staff to Senator Daniel Inouye, Vice Chairman, FilVetREP
  • Dr Christopher Capozzola, PhD, Professor of History, Massachusetts Institute of Technology
  • Mr Ben De Guzman, Director of the Mayor’s Office on Asian and Pacific Islander Affairs, Washington DC
  • Jonathan Melegrito, Executive Secretary, FilVetREP, Activist
  • MG Antonio Taguba, US Army Retired, Chairman, FilVetREP
  • Dr Seth Watkins, PhD, JD, Attorney
  • Dr Colleen Woods, PhD, Assistant Professor of History, University of Maryland
Project Manager
  • MG Antonio Taguba, US Army Retired, Chairman, FilVetREP

Partners and Contributors

  • Cecilia Gaerlan, Bataan Legacy Historical Society
  • Dr Judy Patacsil, PhD, President Filipino American Historical Society
  • BG Oscar Hilman, US Army Retired, President, Philippine Scout Historical Society
  • U.S. Army Historical Foundation
  • Bayanihan Equity Center of San Francisco
  • Philippine Embassy
  • American Defenders of Bataan and Corregidor

Project Team

Night Kitchen Interactive
www.whatscookin.com
  • Matthew Fisher, Producer
  • Valentina Feldman, Video Director
  • Suzanne Carroll, Lead Designer
  • Travis Chandler, Lead Developer
  • Dr Janneken Smucker, PhD, Oral Historian
  • Noel “Sonny” Izon, Video Consultant
  • Ethan Miller, Video Editor
  • Fatma Ozen, Jenn Raimondi, Assistant Editor(s)
  • Travis Hove, Thomas Kolvenbag, Sound Engineers

Curriculum Developer

  • Dr Christopher Capozzola, PhD, Professor of History, Massachusetts Institute of Technology

Graphic Novel

  • Graphic Novelist, TBD
  • Brian “Box” Brown, Consultant
  • Dr Colleen Woods, PhD, Assistant Professor of History, University of Maryland

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