Asst. Prof. Faye Martel-Abugan is the Assistant Director of the UST Communications Bureau and the founding head of Tiger Media Network, the broadcasting arm of the University of Santo Tomas. Her passion is mentoring young people who are keen on developing their skills and talents in broadcasting and production. Under her guidance, UST Tiger Radio and Tiger TV have won several awards locally and internationally including 3 Excellence citations from the Student Quill Awards 2020, 11 Student Quill Awards in 2021; and awards from the Intercollegiate Broadcasting Awards from New York City, USA. Aside from being a certified Media Trainor of the Radio Netherlands Training Center, she is also seasoned broadcast producer with over 25 years of experience in broadcast, audio-video and events production.
She teaches professional courses for the Department of Media Studies and Communication at the Faculty of Arts and Letters. She is a multimedia storyteller. To keep her sanity, she creates short videos on Instagram and vlogs about the life of a middle-aged single mom on her Youtube channel, FayeTH.