We are excited to have on board our new mentees! We aim to build a productive, flourishing mentoring relationship over the coming year. We hope you learn a lot along the way and enjoy the experience!
Kyla is currently working as paralegal in Dias Solicitors. This year (2022), Kyla graduated from City University of London with a First Class Honours Bachelor of Law degree. She won various academic awards both inside and outside of university. In her free time, she likes to play badminton and is an avid fan of Formula 1 races which she watches every weekend.
Kiara is currently working towards her Master of Laws in Legal Practice and also working as a digital and TV presenter for TFC/ ABS-CBN and recently became part of television and digital program BRGY. In 2019, she completed her Bachelor of Law degree at the University of Westminster with Upper Second Class Honours. She also has a keen interest in fashion and enjoys getting creative, dressing up and sees fashion as her form of self- expression.
Micah is currently working as a Trainee Solicitor for Dias Solicitors. In 2017, she achieved an Upper Second Class Honours Bachelor of Law degree from Brunel University and in 2020, she achieved a Commendation in the Master of Laws in Professional Legal Practice. In her free time, she is a part-time "plant-tita" and bookworm.
The Juan Eu Konek Mentorship has been developed to offer young individuals to help them with their personal development and promote their well-being. The Juan Eu Konek mentors are to ensure that the mentees begin their path into the professional world with solid foundation of knowledge in Media and Law.
The mentors will help the mentees achieve key objectives and build confidence and skills. Mentees will be part of a vibrant team and receive training, have access to events, resources, and attend a learning and networking summit. You will work one-on-one with the Juan Eu Konek Team for the next 12 months.
Rose Eclarinal - producer and presenter. In 2022, Rose received the Philippine Presidential
Award (Banaag category).
Crystal Dias - solicitor and presenter. In 2018, Crystal was awarded the 100 Most Influential
Filipino Women in the World by the Filipina Women Network.
Gene Alcantara - immigration consultant and community leader. In 2017, Gene received the
British Community Honours Award.
The mentees will have ample opportunities to learn from the mentors who have exemplary
If you wish to take part in our mentorship scheme, a successful applicant will need to
possess the following.
Characteristics of an Effective Mentee: