Board of Directors


M. Lizelle Salvador, Founding Chair, Member of the Board

. Marisol Lizelle Salvador founded The John D.V. Salvador Foundation (JDVSF) in remembrance of her eldest brother, John, to support and protect at-risk children. Prior to establishing the Foundation, Lizelle worked as an Associate on Goldman Sachs International’s Credit Derivative Trading Desk in London and previously as an Analyst on Goldman Sachs & Co.’s Loan Syndication and Trading Desk in New York. Her tenure at Goldman Sachs was preceded by a position as a Mergers and Acquisitions Paralegal at Davis Polk & Wardwell in New York.In her role with the Foundation, Lizelle manages and oversees all administration, fundraising and development—including the efficient and strict disbursement of money donated for JDVSF initiatives—and works to identify and explore new avenues for furthering the JDVSF’s mission.

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Carmelita H. Salvador, Founding Director & Vice Chair, Member of the Board

. Carmelita H. Salvador is a part-time Logistics Consultant for Rustan’s, a chain of luxury department stores in the Philippines. Before officially retiring in 2003, Carmelita worked full-time for Rustan’s from June 1965 to February 2003. She began her career as the first employee and Travel Secretary for Rustan’s Founder, Mrs. Gliceria Tantoco, and rose to become the General Manager of Rustan’s International Trading Corporation, responsible for the logistics of the corporation’s eight subsidiaries. Over the course of her 38 years at the company, Carmelita played an instrumental role in making Rustan’s the successful company it is today.

Carmelita manages the JDVSF’s charitable projects in the Philippines and monitors the onsite planning and development of these initiatives in order to help coordinate the controlled, efficient, and strict disbursement of funds.

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Hugo Bänziger, Treasurer, Member of the Board

.HugoB_HeadShot_Small Hugo Banziger is a partner at Lombard Odier, the Geneva based Private Bank in Switzerland. He also chairs the EUREX Group, Europe’s largest exchange for traded options and financial futures. From 2006 to 2012, Hugo was a Member of Deutsche Bank’s Management Board and its Chief Risk Officer, responsible for risk, capital, liquidity, legal, compliance and security. Hugo Banziger holds a PhD in Economic History from the University of Bern in Switzerland and served as Lieutenant-Colonel in the Swiss Armed Forces. He is a visiting Professor at the Lee Kwan Yew Institute for Public Policy in Singapore and at the London School of Economics in London. He also serves on the board of the International Committee of the Red Cross and chairs its audit committee.

In his role with the foundation, Hugo Banziger works primarily to promote donations to the foundation and manages the efficient and strict disbursement of these funds toward JDVSF initiatives.


Eunice Cheng Chua, Assistant Director, Development, Member of the Board

. Eunice Cheng Chua is a mother of three children, a principal in her family-owned printing business, the Artland Printer Enterprises, Inc., in Manila, Philippines, and a Board Treasurer and Outreach Director for the St. Martin de Porres residence in Bulacan. In 2002, Eunice played an active role in helping Father Florentino Concepcion found a soup kitchen for the street children of Manila. When it became clear that the children needed shelter as well, they broadened the mission and founded the St. Martin de Porres residence. Eunice now focuses her efforts mainly on St. Martin’s affairs and administration in Manila, paying weekly visits to the children of St. Martin de Porres.Eunice assists in managing and overseeing projects at the St. Martin de Porres home on behalf of the JDVSF.

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Ellen C. Goodridge, Executive Director, Operations, Member of the Board

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Ellen C. Goodridge is Senior Vice President, Global Digital Product & Supply Chain at Sony Pictures Home Entertainment in Los Angeles. In addition to directing digital video product development and execution, Ellen has gathered extensive experience in the Internet business over the course of a twenty-year career based in New York, Connecticut, and Los Angeles. She has created web sites and products for a wide variety of businesses and non-profit foundations, such as General Electric-GE Corporate Financial Services and The Kaiser Family Foundation.Ellen lends her technical expertise to the management, development, and maintenance of the John D.V. Salvador Foundation website.

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Tracy McNamara, Communications Director

. Tracy McNamara is a Writer/Editor in Risk Communications at Deutsche Bank in New York. She writes Spotlight, Risk’s internal magazine, and works on numerous other communications initiatives such as building intranet sites, planning Townhalls, networking events and Bank-wide marketing campaigns. She served as an editor at various consumer and trade magazines prior to joining DB.

Tracy lends her communications, marketing and project management skills to furthering the cause of the Foundation.


Mia Martin, Secretary for John D.V. Salvador Foundation, Philippines

.Mia Martin, Secretary for JDVSF Philippines JDVSF is honoured to welcome Mia Martin as a Board Member for the Philippines incorporation of the Foundation. She was appointed on November 21, 2013 and will serve as our company secretary.
Mia is a partner at Platon Martinez Flores San Pedro & Leaño Law Offices in the Philippines. During her legal career she has worked on corporate acquisitions, intellectual property rights and civil cases.

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