A former board member of CCEF. He is a steward of environment specifically for the marine life. He started doing his work on the coasts of the Philippines before CCEF was founded. One of his expeditions took him to Batangas to dive into its ocean. There he was assessing the health of the marine life through the funds of the other volunteers in Sulu Fund for Marine Conservation. After being a board member of CCEF, Dr. Salamanca went overseas to study and work there. He was able to learn and to help the communities while being there. He is still continuing to do more work for the betterment of the environment.