The general management responsibilities for MSA Immigration Australia rests with the company’s Directors: Mrs. Christmarie Tentia, Mr. Steve Kilarski and Mr. Adam Davies.
Mrs. Christmarie Tentia is an Australian Registered Migration Agent (MARN 1799650) and a practicing IT Professional. She completed Postgraduate degree in Australian Migration Law and Practice at Murdoch University. She brings to the company a wealth of experience and unique insights from the IT sector and Australian Migration Law. She holds a Bachelor Degree in Computer Science and a Master of Science in Information Systems Degree from University of the Philippines. She migrated to Australia as a skilled professional in 2011 from the Philippines. Hence, she has first-hand experience on the challenges of obtaining an Australian visa and migrating to a foreign country.
Mr. Steve Kilarski will be working alongside the other directors of MSA Immigration Australia overseeing the marketing and business development with major universities and colleges in Australia. He brings with him experience from previous project management roles in construction, oil & gas, business start-up and resort property development. Migrating from Canada to Australia in 2002 on a student visa program, he holds a Master’s Degree in International Business & Management. Having personally been through the process of university selection & acceptance, student visa, skilled worker sponsorship, PR and finally Australian citizenship, Mr. Kilarski understands the complexity and importance involved when making decisions about migration.
Mr. Adam Davies started his career in the construction industry before moving into the business arena, he is currently the owner of a mid to large Integrated Hygiene business that employs over 250 people based in Perth Western Australia. He also is a director in various other businesses. With this background and experience he brings a wealth of knowledge and support to the team at MSA Immigration Australia.
Mr. Angelo Concepcion has worked as an expert in Education Tourism since 2012. His role with MSA is Business Development Manager & Senior Education Counsellor. Angelo graduated with a degree in Tourism from the University of the Philippines – Diliman and is currently doing a double degree Masters’s program at Barcelona Executive Business School and Universidad Catolica San Antonio De Murcia in Spain. He has managed and developed different study abroad programs for the Philippines, Japan, the USA, Canada, South Korea, Italy, Australia, and more. He brings to the company his expertise focusing on uniting the world through global education.
Ronjalu D. Pontanosa is MSA Immigration Australia’s Marketing Officer and is also a qualified & experienced Education Counsellor. He started his professional career in the international education industry right after finishing his undergraduate. Over time, he has developed various skills that are beneficial to the company such as counselling, human resource, documentation, and marketing. His energetic and young mind helps to give fresh & forward thinking ideas to the company. Ronjalu finished his Bachelors of Science in Business Administration major in Human Resource Development and Management at Saint Louis University in the Philippines and has then unceasingly earned numerous skills along the way. He finds happiness in uplifting his colleagues and helping clients achieve their dreams abroad.
Gemma Antonette Galan is MSA Immigration’s Admin & Finance Officer. Gemma graduated from Ateneo de Naga University with a degree of financial Management and Accounting. In 2016, she passed the licensure examination in Certified Bookkeeping and she started working as accounting staff in the Department of Agriculture for the Philippines Government. Gemma later expanded her knowledge and expertise while working as a Financial Officer in the private sector and has managed all areas of tax, payroll and financial management. She finds it personally rewarding to work in a company where she can apply and share her passion – especially to students who want to study and hone their knowledge and expertise abroad to achieve their goals & dreams.