UM President awarded LEAD for education

The University of Mindanao President Dr. Guillermo P. Torres Jr was garnered the Leaders and Achievers of Davao Award 2017 for his contribution to the field of education in the city.

The award is handed to deserving Davaoenos 40 years old and above who have made significant contributions to society in the fields of business, advocacies, and in their professions by the Davao Jaycee Senate and Davao Jaycees Foundation.


Dr. Torres with his LEAD award for education. (Photo courtesy of Dr. Torres Facebook account.)


Dr. Torres was garnered the award last Tuesday, November 21 during the ceremonies at the Marco Polo Davao hotel.

LEAD is an annual flagship project of JCI Senate Davao started in 2003, which aims to recognize Dabawenyos who have made great contributions to the development of the city. Nominations started last July.

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