National President


Being an architect and landscape architect, the 27th UAP National President, ARCH. RENATO A. HERAY reinforces his strategy to always design in good harmony with the surroundings and environment. With that trademark in the field, he has completed variety of architecture and landscape projects.

Another facet of his profession is his mission to help improve the quality of human life by serving the community through the UAP’s wide-range corporate social responsibility projects to uplift human condition and advance professional service to the society. This advocacy elevated him as a Fellow of the United Architects of the Philippines.

He is a registered ASEAN Architect and has been conferred Fellow of the Royal Institute of Architects, Singapore.

Among his CSR project involvements are the following: Rehabilitation of Bito Elementary School in Marawi; the constructed and implemented project in GRACES (Female Ward Renovation) in Quezon City; Multimedia Center in Casiguran Aurora; and the “KAPAMILYA, SHOWER NA!” MOBILE SHOWER VAN nationwide among others.

Most of these projects were conceptualized and developed serve as emergency and relief response after a sudden overwhelming and unforeseen event. These projects became a reality then because of the support of the UAP National, UAP Bayanihang Arkitektura, UAP Cavite Chapter, ABS-CBN Lingkod Kapamilya, and Failon Ngayon.

In spirit of dedication and volunteerism, he was served as the UAP Chapter President to his home Chapter, the UAP Cavite Chapter from Fiscal Year 2008 to 2010. He also served as the UAP Secretary General for two consecutive fiscal years; 2016 to 2018, Executive Director of the Commission on Professional Practice Fiscal Year 2018 to 2019, and as UAP National Executive Vice President Fiscal Year 2019-2020.

For his notable contributions and exemplary service, he was honored with the FEATI Architecture Professional Awards 2018 and awarded by the National Commission for Culture and the Arts (NCCA) of the same year, the Haligi ng Dangal People’s Choice Awardee for his exemplary design of the Valenzuela People’s Park.

On top of all his dedication and commitment to his professional carrier and to the professional Organization, he still finds time for his passion for architecture education as a Professorial Guest Lecturer at the De La Salle University Dasmariñas, Malayan Colleges Laguna, and University of Santo Tomas.

ARCH. RENATO A. HERAY champions the UAP CSR Projects and believes that God blessed him in infinite ways so he returns, bless and help others.


The Architect's Perspective, The Manila Times

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