Consul Melanie Rita B. Diano is assigned at the Philippine Consulate General in Sydney as Supervising Officer in charge of Consular services including Passport, Dual Citizenship, Authentication, Notarial, Visa, and Civil Registry. She was previously assigned at the Office of the Secretary of Foreign Affairs from November 2014 to October 2016 as a Special Assistant handling Middle East and African Affairs and Migrant Workers Affairs issues, Legal Affairs, Consular Affairs, Board of Foreign Service Administration, and Financial Management Services.
Atty. Diano also served as Vice Consul then Consul at the Philippine Consulate General in Vancouver, Canada from September 2008 to October 2014.
Among her assignments at the Department of Foreign Affairs, she had been the Principal Assistant of the Office of American Affairs in 2005-2008; Country Assistant of the Office of Asia and Pacific Affairs in 2003-2005 and Consular Assistant at the Office of Consular Affairs in 2002-2003.
She is a member of the Integrated Bar of the Philippines. She has a Bachelor of Arts degree in Social Sciences major in Behavioral Studies from the University of the Philippines (1996-2000).
Atty. Diano is married to Mr. Stephen Diano. They have two children, Kenzo Gabriel and Naomi Adrielle.
CONSUL EMMANUEL DONATO K. GUZMAN
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