Dr.
Lily Ann
Lando
Acting Country Director, Research Lead, Philippines

Dr. Lily Ann Lando leads the Philippines Country Office and is the Research Lead for the Philippines. She joined WorldFish in 2012 as a Communications Specialist, a role that saw her producing stories and coordinating media coverage of WorldFish’s work in the Philippines. Prior to WorldFish, Lily Ann was the Director of the Applied Communications Division as the Philippine Council for Agriculture, Aquatic and Natural Resources Research and Development (PCAARRD). She has also worked as an academic and was the Editor-in-Chief of the Benguet State University Research Journal. Lily Ann holds a Master’s in Plant Pathology from Benguet State University, Philippines, and a PhD in Plant Pathology and Microbiology from the University of the Philippines Los Baños, Philippines.