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Mrs Mikaela COJUANGCO JAWORSKI

Mrs Mikaela COJUANGCO JAWORSKI

Mikaela COJUANGCO JAWORSKI
Entry in the IOC 2013
Country PHI (Philippines)
Born 26 February 1974
Education
Bachelor of Arts in Psychology, Ateneo de Manila University

Career
President of the Provincial Youth Government of the Province of Tarlac, Philippines (1992-1996); Provincial Board Member, Province of Tarlac Province, Philippines (1993-1996); Board Member, Green Earth Movement (1991-1996); Commercial Endorser (1991-); TV, Movie & Stage Actress and Host (1994-); Director, Asian Center for Foreign Languages (2000-); Commissioner, Pasig River Rehabilitation Commission (2001-2005); Volunteer, Gawad Kalinga Foundation for Nation Building (2003-); Secretary-General, Philippine Equestrian Federation (2003-2006); Member, Congressional Spouses Foundation, Inc. (2004-2007); Spokesperson, AnakTV Foundation for Child Sensitive Television (2004-); Athlete Ambassador for the 23rd South East Asian Games, Philippines (2005); Corporate Secretary, Equestrian Association of the Philippines (2006-present); Ambassadress, Dove Self-Esteem Fund Campaign for Real Beauty (2007), Child Rights Ambassador for Plan-International, Philippines (2008-2012) ; Adopted Member, Philippine National Police Academy Kapanalig Class of 1997 (2011); Adopted Member, Philippine Military Academy Class of 1992 (2011); Treasurer, Zlota Incorporated (2012-); Earth Hour Ambassador for the World Wide Fund for Nature (WWF) (2012-); National Ambassador for WWF (2013)

Sports practised
Equestrian, basketball and golf

Sports career
Gold medallist for the jumping individual competition and silver medallist for the jumping team competition in the 2002 Asian Games (Busan, South Korea); Chef d’Equip and Coach of the Philippine Jumping Team to the 2005 Australian Youth Olympic Festival (Sydney); Champion and Philippine record holder in the 2005 Kamiseta Cup Puissance Event (Manila, Philippines); Gold medallist in the 2005 South East Asian Games Team Jumping Competition (Manila, Philippines), Team Manager for the 2011 South East Asian Games Team Jumping Competition (Jakarta, Indonesia), Champion of the 2011 FEI World Dressage Challenge in Elementary for FEI Zone 9 (International Equestrian Federation)

Sports administration
Director, Philippine Equestrian Federation (1999-2006) ; Secretary General of the Philippine Equestrian Federation (2003-2006); Corporate Secretary of the Equestrian Association of the Philippines (2006-); Member of the Athletes' Committee of the Olympic Council of Asia (OCA) (2011-); Member of the Organising Committee of the 2013 Asian Games Centennial Festival (2011-)

Awards and distinctions
Philippine Sportswriters Association Sportswoman of the Year (2002), Parangal ng Bayan (National Honor) Award for Excellence in Sports (2003), Ateneo de Manila University Alumni Association Hall of Fame Citation for Excellence in Sports (2003)

IOC History
Member of the following Commissions: Coordination for the Games of the XXXII Olympiad in 2020 in Tokyo (2014-), Women and Sport (2014-)