A company is only as strong as its team,

and we are proud to have a diverse group
of highly skilled individuals working together to achieve our mission.

Our associates bring a wealth of knowledge and expertise in various fields, making them an invaluable asset to our company and clients. 


Get to know the faces behind
A&G Associates.

Abby Villanueva

President and CEO

As the driving force behind A&G Associates, Abby is a true visionary and passionate leader. With a Bachelor’s degree in Psychology and a Business Leadership certificate, she has the perfect blend of people skills and business acumen.

Her go-getter attitude, impeccable management skills, and ability to inspire others make her a force to be reckoned with.

Gem Datu

Vice President

With 27 years of experience in the education industry, Gem brings a wealth of knowledge and expertise to A&G Associates.

Add to that her background in business development and property development, as well as a BS in Psychology, MA in Child and Family Development, and certifications in HR and Addiction Counseling, Gem is a well-rounded leader who always strives for excellence.

Elsie Baniaga

Controller and Admissions Manager

Elsie’s role as both the Controller for A&G Associates and the Admissions Manager for AG Education showcases her versatility and dedication.

With over two decades of experience in teaching, she brings a deep understanding of education and finance to the table, making her an invaluable asset to our team.

Mary-Ann Badanguio

Academics Manager

Mary-Ann’s passion for education and almost 10 years of teaching experience make her the perfect fit for her role as Academics Manager.

With her eye for detail and dedication to continuous improvement, she ensures that our educational programs are top-notch.

Glorife Cocjin

Operations Manager

With over 15 years of experience in marketing strategies and consulting, Glorife is a true expert in her field. As Operations Manager for A&G Associates, she handles the day-to-day operations with precision and efficiency.

Her expertise in UX/UI design also adds a creative edge to our team.

Leejay Dumo

Director of Placement

Leejay’s extensive background in business development, employee training and development, and business consulting makes him the perfect fit for his role as Director of Placement.

With a passion for helping small businesses and start-ups thrive, he is a valuable resource for our clients.

Wowie Janssen Bareng

Head of Creative and Content Marketing

With over 10 years of experience in project management, strategic planning, and account management, Wowie brings a wealth of knowledge to our team.

As the Head of Creative and Content Marketing, he leads our team in creating innovative and impactful marketing strategies for our clients. His expertise in social media and his passion for 360 marketing is unmatched.