LEDESMA R. LAYON, Ed.D.
Dr. Ledesma R. Layon is an accomplished professional, supervisor, and administrator at the CTU with the academic rank of Professor VI/University Professor-Equivalent for 10 years; rising from the ranks, as Officer In-Charge-Office of the University President, Vice President for Administration and Finance, Resident Ombudsman, Dean of Instruction, Director of Graduate School/Professional Subjects, Deputy Quality Management Representative, Chairperson in Numerous Capacities.
Her educational qualification and sharpness of the mind could be discerned in her being a Doctor in Educational Management, 1991; Master of Arts in Education, 1983; Bachelor of Arts-English and General Sciences, Magna Cum Laude, 1978; Bachelor in Secondary Education-Mathematics, Magna Cum Laude, 1976; Secondary Education, Salutatorian and Gerry Roxas Leadership Award, 1972; and Elementary Education, Salutatorian, 1968.
For her awards of distinction, these would include the Outstanding Agujoanon, 2010; Most Outstanding Faculty President, CTU, 2000-2009; Most Outstanding Alumnus, Secondary, 2008; Dangal Ng Bayan Award, Civil Service Commission, Region VII, 2007; Most Outstanding Alumnus, Tertiary, 2000; Winning Coach, Third Place, High School Oratorical Contest, 2000; Best Director, Stage Play Production, Municipality of Daanbantayan, 1991; Outstanding Teacher In Mathematics, Ministry of Education and Culture, Region VII, School Year 1982-1983.
She engaged in publication, in diverse capacities, as editor, managing editor, associate editor, author, in spheres, as technical and creative, in numerous articles and other forms of literary works, as sampled by the Manual of Operations–Income Generating Projects of the CTU, as Editor and those in the The Fishers, CTU Fisheries/Diversified Campuses, as Managing Editor; Binhi, CTU Agricultural/Diversified Campuses, as Associate Editor; Trends and Innovations, CTU Trades/Industrial Campuses, as Managing Editor; Kini’, All CTU Campuses in Creative Writing, as Managing Editor; HADLA, CTU Daanbantayan Campus;, as Associate Editor.
On dissertations and theses advising and editing, she could be credited with more or less 70 works.
Recently, the Civil Service Commission lauded her for providing insights to participants on “shaping change” at the 2017 Public Sector HR Symposium on July 4 to 6 at the Philippine Convention Center.