Councilor Mark Lester M. Baes – District 2


Personal Background

Birthday: August 21, 1979

Nationality: Filipino

Religion: Roman Catholic

Educational Background

Primary and Secondary: PAREF Southridge

Tertiary: B.S. Legal Management - Ateneo De Manila University

Work Experience

President and Chairman, Philomena Properties Philippines, Inc. - (2008 To 2015)

Project Director, Property Company of Friends - (2007 To 2010)

Vice President for Operations, Shalimar Builders and Development Corporation - (2002 To 2008)

Independent Contractor - (2001)

Organizations / Affiliations

  • Member, Subdivision and Housing Developers’ Association (SHDA)
  • Member, Chamber of Real Estate and Builders Association Inc. (CREBA)
  • 2015 Vice President for External Affairs, Junior Chamber International – Alabang
  • 2014 Director for Community Development, Junior Chamber International – Alabang
  • 2006 Facilitator, Singles Encounter Renewal Movement (St. James the Great Parish, Alabang)
  • 1994 To 1997 Member, Knights of the Altar (St. James the Great Parish, Alabang)

Leadership Roles / Awards / Achievements

  • 2015 JCI Merit Award – Most Outstanding Project Chairman
  • 2015 JCI Merit Award- Best Civic Involvement Program for “Stairway to Haven” for Haven for Kids, Muntinlupa
  • 2015 JCI Merit Award- Best International Development Program – “Books N’ Roses: An International Partnership with JCI Barcelona”
  • 2015 DSWD Award for “Stairway to Haven” for Haven for Kids, Muntinlupa
  • 2014 JCI Golden Titan Award – Best Civic Involvement Program – “Stairway to Haven” for Haven For Kids, Muntinlupa
  • Placed 9th in the Country, 2013 Real Estate Broker’s Exam
  • University of the Philippines Oblation Scholar (Included in Top 50 in 1997 UPCAT Exams)
  • Consistent, Numerous Academic Excellence Awards in School

“Serve God through the People”