The Search for Mr. & Miss UPSA 2009 November 8-9, 2009 | The Fraser Place, Valero St., Makati City
Mr. & Miss UPSA 2009 FINALISTS. Photography & Art Direction by Melvic Cano
Mr. & Miss UPSA - Patricia Angela Reyes & John Martin Ladines 1st Runner Up: Sandi Araquil & Jezer Narciso 2nd Runner Up: Joelle Yuvienco & Andrew Rosario Best In Costume: Therese de Silva & Jezer Narciso Best In Swimwear: Patricia Reyes & Andrew Rosario Best In Formal Wear: Patricia Reyes & Christian Magno Best In Casual Wear: Sandi Araquil & Jezer Narciso Best in Talent Presentation: Sandi Araquil & Luigi Teola Rampa King & Queen: Jezer Narciso & Sandi Araquil People's Choice Awards: Patricia Reyes & Jezer Narciso
UPSA Team Building / Workshop 2000 & Orientation with MR. HENRY PINGOL, Head-HR Dep't., Fraser Place November 8-9, 2009 | The Fraser Place, Valero St., Makati City
Brief history of UPSA and topics on UPSA culture, general rules & policies, membership, organizational structure, presentation of committees, among others - were conveyed by Maricris Joaquin, Leah Tapia, Kay Faustino, Jezer, Patricia, Chot, Madz, Andrew, Belay, Luigi and Erwin. The Best Presented Signature Sheet and the Best Accomplished Signature Sheet recognitions were given to John Leighmar Toledo and Pat Llenado, respectively.
Some UPSA alumni and friends who were present for the occasion were Maricris Rogelio-Joaquin & Junjie Coronado (founding members '80), Leah Tapia, who also gave an inspirational talk, Camilla Kim-Galvez (Mrs. Philippines-Universe & 2nd Runner Up, Mrs. Universe in Riga, Lithuania), Patricia Fernandez (Bb. Pilipinas-International '08 & Top Ten Finalist, Miss International '08, Beijing, China), Gretchen Espina (Pinoy Idol '08), Kay Faustino, Carlo Salita, and UPSA friend Tita Lou Tansengco.