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Rolando Villamero Jr is a vibrant young leader from Negros Oriental, Philippines who holds a Masters Degree in Special and Inclusive Education through the Erasmus Mundus Program. Since 2008, he has been actively involved in the disability sector specifically on the aspects of advocacy, empowerment, and inclusive education through GPRehab. He founded The Outstanding Persons with Disabilities of Negros Oriental Alumni Community (TOPDAC), a community run by 35 Persons with Disabilities recognized for their personal excellence, commendable leadership, deep sense of social responsibility, and good moral values. He is the Philippine youth ambassador and a member of the United Nations Secretary General’s Global Education First Initiative Youth Advocacy Group (GEFI-YAG), Co-founder and Vice-president of GLOBI, and Fellow to the 2015-17 Jeanne Sauve Public Leadership Program in Montreal, Quebec, Canada.