Donna Rodriguez (2yr)

Donna Rodriguez of the familian Kabesa from Yigo, Guam.  


Daughter of Donald and Dolores (Taitano) Castle.

Married to Joseph Rodriguez. 2 children. 


Currently resides in Imperial Beach, California.


Graduate of Casa Roble High School (Orangevale, CA)

BS in Nursing from Point Loma Nazarene University.

School Nurse Services Credential Program (San Diego State University)


Retired Registered Nurse (San Diego Unified School District)


Volunteer organizations:

Chamorro Optimist Club San Diego - Childhood Cancer Campaign Chairman 

CHamoru Language Foundation, Inc. – Secretary

Festival of Pacific Arts 2016 Performing Arts Diaspora Delegate


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Uno Hit dancer



JR So (2yr)

Juanito So, Jr. (JR), born and raised in Liguan Terrace Dededo, Guam.


Son of Mr. Juanito O. So and Mrs. Ermie T. So

Youngest brother of Dohn So and Emi So-Wright


Currently resides in San Diego, California.


Class of 1999 Father Duenas Memorial School Mangilao, Guam

Kinesiology San Diego State University


An entrepreneur, currently the owner and operator of Chesa Kusina, a catering company in San Diego, CA

Employed in the Hospitality and Food Service industry since the year 2000. Experienced in both high volume and fine dining restaurants.


Volunteer organizations:

Chamorro Optimist Club San Diego - Founding Member

Chamorro Optimist Club San Diego - Board of Directors

Chairman Director of The House of Chamorros project

PIFA organization member


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I enjoy my life alongside a dachshund wiener dog named Xena.

I never turn down a chance to eat great BBQ and ramen.



Loling Cepeda

Dolores Aflague Cepeda, of the familian Suenu and Cabesa clan from Hagatna and Sinajana respectively on Guam.  


Daughter of Alex James Aflague and Lagrimas (Alma) Flores Aflague of Agana Heights, Guam.

Married to Joey Benito Cepeda, we have two children and four grandchildren.


Currently resides in San Diego, California.


Graduate of Academy of Our Lady of Guam

BS in Business Administration from Boston University

Attended various courses from AMA, American Management Association at University of Guam.


Retired from Duty Free Shoppers, Ltd of 23 years as Divisional Merchandise Manager. I was assigned to manage several international travel retail fashion departments. And responsible for twenty five retail locations in airports, downtowns and hotel locations on Guam, Saipan, Palau and Okinawa, Japan. 

Professional Marketing Coordinator for University of Guam for six years developing local talent in local businesses and residents throughout UOG's Professional And International Programs department.


Volunteer organizations:

Chamorro Optimist Club San Diego - member and Board member

Uno Hit Chamorro education project committee member

Che'lu organization vice-chairperson 

STRIVE San Diego member (


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Enjoys watching basketball games.


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