Laila officially joined the SSD family in mid-2002 and has served as an office secretary for the Children’s/Family/Women’s Ministries, Human Resource, Ministerial Association/Shepherdess International and Stewardship/Trust Services departments. Her 2001 Bachelors of Science degree in Secretarial Administration degree with a major in Computer from the Adventist University of the Philippines has given her the solid knowledge and working skills needed for such diverse departments. She currently serves as an office secretary in the Secretariat department for the Associate Secretary and assists missionaries assigned in SSD territory.
She enjoys being around with people and working with them. It gives her a sense of fulfillment/satisfaction when able to help others with their needs through her service. At work, her priority is for the interests of the missionary while putting policy in practice.
She loves to travel and eat and challenges herself to explore new interests especially in the area of sports and other physical activities.