An activist, a blogger, and a self-confessed social media junkie, Geo currently serves as the Trust’s content writer, creating and curating the text content for the Trust’s website and newsletter. He has also written articles for some organisations and publications, most notably with the Kabayan Magazine.
Geo is currently pursuing a conjoint Bachelor of Laws and Bachelor of Arts (major in International Relations) degree at Victoria University Wellington; he previously obtained a BSc in Statistics and Economics from the University of the Philippines Los Baños and a Postgraduate Diploma degree in Development Studies from Victoria University Wellington. He has experience working with several youth movements not only in the Philippines and in New Zealand, but also in Europe, where he went on a cultural exchange with a university-based youth group in 2015. He also serves as the lead convenor of the Victoria University Wellington Filipino Students Association.
A passionate music lover, Geo is a member of two Wellington-based choirs, the Wellington Filipino Community Choir and the Wellington Filipino Catholic Chaplaincy Choir, where he is the choir coordinator. He is currently the presenter for "Daytime Edge" at Victoria University's SalientFM 88.3.
A person of wanderlust, Geo loves travelling, meeting new people and experiencing new cultures. He also loves communicating with people, currently speaks eight languages (with varying levels of proficiency), and is active in several online polyglot communities.