Former L.A. DOT Director to Chair the June 1st Independence Day Gala

KI Pres. Annie Cuevas-Lim

Contributed by Lady Hope Robillos and Violet Mislang

LOS ANGELES – Annie Cuevas-Lim, who served as one of the Directors of Kalayaan Incorporated for several years before being elected as Vice President, now serves as KI’s President and will chair the 121st Anniversary of the Proclamation of Philippine Independence Annual Gala on Saturday, June 1, 2019, at the Los Angeles Airport Marriott.

Kalayaan Incorporated, the premier organization that regularly hosts this event, warmly invites the community to this prestigious event.  Under the leadership of its current dynamic President Annie Cuevas-Lim, Kalayaan is confidently working to yet again deliver a successful, memorable Independence Anniversary celebration.

Cuevas-Lim joined the Philippine Department of Tourism in 1994, and was appointed as Administrative Officer in the Los Angeles Overseas Office. She was promoted as Market Specialist and Public Relations Officer, followed by her appointment as Director for the same office with areas of jurisdiction covering the U.S. Southwestern States, Hawaii and Latin America.  She later retired from the service on June 30, 2014.

Annie Cuevas-Lim graduated from Maryknoll College in the Philippines, with a degree of Bachelor of Arts in Business Administration. She pursued further studies in Marketing and graduated a second Bachelor of Arts Degree from the American International University in Westwood, California.

Her parents hail from Bacoor, Cavite, and despite moving to Quezon City, at an early age, she considers Cavite, as her hometown. She is now working with her husband at the Law Office of Abraham L. Lim in Montebello.

Los Angeles Airport Marriott Hotel is at 5855 W. Century Blvd., Los Angeles, CA 90045. For tickets to the Gala Night, please contact Annie Cuevas-Lim at (213) 447-7078.  For more information, contact KI PROs Violet Mislang at [email protected]  or Lady Hope Robillos at [email protected]