MANILA, Philippines: President Ferdinand Marcos Jr. appointed Maria Lourdes D. Doria-Velarde as acting member of the Board of Trustees of the Home Development Fund (Pag-Ibig), representing the private employers’ sector, Malacañang announced on Monday.

Doria-Velarde replaces Mylah Roque, wife of former presidential spokesman Herminio “Harry” Roque.

Prior to her new post, Doria-Velarde, daughter-in-law of El Shaddai founder Bro. Mike Velarde, served as deputy general manager for administration of Duty Free Philippines.

She was also a Member of the Board of Trustees of Nayong Pilipino Foundation and Intercontinental Broadcasting Corp. (IBC 13).