Nonette is the Executive Director of Tenure Facility. She has held this position since October 2017. Nonette is in charge of overseeing the organization. Part of her job is procuring all stakeholders and helping further develop the organization. Nonette is a lawyer, a specialist for Indigenous Peoples, natural resources, and land rights in South East Asia. Her work in Indonesia, the Philippines, and the South East Asia region span at least 25 years. She helped design and implement a people and biodiversity-oriented grants mechanism of the USAID’s Biodiversity Support Program-Kemala. Nonette is from the Philippines and has a bachelor’s degree in Law.