Founding Team

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Jean Alfonso-Decena
Founder, Executive Director & Head of Product

At the intersection of Spirituality and Technology, India-trained, RYT-200 in Hatha Yoga, Ayurveda & Meditation; Trauma-Informed Yoga and Whole-Food, Plant-based Nutrition-certified. Vipassana Meditation Student. 

Previously run the Silicon Valley-based Conversational AI fintech & adtech company, Starbutter AI.​ Helped design, build and train voice assistant products and is an Asian woman pioneer in Conversational AI.

TEDx & Global tech events speaker, mentor, and consultant on Silicon Valley startups, AI, Jobs of the Future, holistic wellness, and entrepreneurship. Supported and helped build Silicon Valley startups, coached and developed hundreds of individuals in her previous corporate life.

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Tabitha Jamlang
Co-Founder & Director of Marketing

Founder and Guide of Her Awakening, an online space that offers workshops and retreats, focusing on Yoga Asana, Yoga Nidra, Meditation,

and Reiki as tools for healing and soul remembrance. 

A professional photographer for lifestyle brands, and a long-time contributor for AsianTraveler Magazine. 

 

Creative collaborator in the fields of marketing, audio production, health, and wellness. 

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Meggy Caparas
Creative Strategy & Community Lead

Founder of We Found A Place - a collective space nurturing mindfulness in the everyday.

A biochemistry graduate of De La Salle University-Manila, former supervisor and business development consultant of an Animal Science and Veterinary Research Laboratory in the Philippines. 

LA-based wanderer, visionary learning to build and bind communities on conscious living and soulful entrepreneurship.

 

Health and wellness advocate, Breathwork enthusiast, Spiritual Seeker, Yogi, Yoga Teacher and Playlist Connoisseur.

Rockstars

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Gary Senoc
Software Engineer

Founder of E-Life, the Impact Hackathon award-winning healthcare application designed to integrate virtual and online healthcare service which received the Department of Science and Technology - Palawan's grant fund.

Multi-awarded engineer and developer including KUMU hackathon 2021 Grand Champion, Microsoft Philippines Cloud Skills Challenge 2021 2nd Placer, one of the country’s representatives in ZooHackathon 2020 by USAID, & Impact Hub Hackathon finalist for 3 consecutive years. Former Google Developer Student Clubs Leader at Cebu Institute of Technology - University chapter, and Microsoft Learn Student Ambassador.

A graduating Computer Science student at Cebu Institute of Technology-University and explorer in the tech industry, building cool solutions at international tech startups including Dubai, Canada, and Australia.

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Troy Esguerra
UX l U Designer 

Architect-turned-UX/UI Designer. Blurring the boundaries between the discipline of Design and Tech by exploring, innovating, and synthesizing both crafts. 

Former Architectural Designer who earned his degree from De La Salle-College of Saint Benilde. Started his journey in tech as a self-taught programmer and Web Developer, currently focused on UI UX design.

 

Currently pursuing a Master's Degree in Computer Science at De La Salle University-Manila. In the middle of being a practical realist and an optimistic futurist. Continuously exploring the potential of Technology as the main catalyst for societal transformation.

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Nestor Kenneth Aniar
Front End Developer

Chief Technology Officer of E-Life, Two-time Impact Hub Hackathon finalist, participated in the Philippine National Skills Competition Web Technologies category and got 4th place.

 

Enjoys learning, building, and innovating new technologies that have a remarkable and beneficial impact on the community. Driven by curiosity and passion for technology.

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Trixcie Jane Mirasol
UX l UI Designer, Copywriter & Socal Media Associate

Current President of the UST Computer Science Society and a Senior Computer Science student at the University of Santo Tomas majoring in Data Science,  pursuing her passion in UI/UX Design.

 

UI/UX & Graphic Design intern in a San Diego-based startup and a contributing Front-end Developer in a Philippine-based startup.

Dedicated, fun-loving individual who enjoys spending time with friends and family, discovering new places to eat, incorporating visions, and telling stories through her designs. Passionate about paying close attention to identifying and solving user problems while creating intuitive, interactive, and well-designed user interfaces.

Location

Our team is 100% globally distributed in 4 cities: Osaka, Manila, Palawan and California. We believe that we shouldn't be tied down to one place and exploration is an essential value we uphold.

Advisors

We have a strong advising team who are founders, tech and product leaders of AI startups, an eCommerce platform, media publishing outfit, and spiritual+business education platform. Their domain expertise encompasses fintech, software development, product design, microbiology, travel, technological content among others. 

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Ruth Tiongson
Advisor & Investor

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