founder of the Everyday Is Your Birthday Foundation and the Director of the High Five Hope Foundation
advocate for the Beauty, Brains, and Breastfeeding campaign for UNICEF
Patricia “Shaan” Bermudez-Hizon is a sportscaster and television host.As active as the athletes she has been accustomed to rubbing elbows with, she began her career as a courtside reporter for the Philippine Basketball Association (PBA) in 2002. Since then, she has been known as the first-ever female basketball television reporter, radio anchor, and basketball courtside analyst in the country. Outside of the hard court, she was also a newscaster for the government station, PTV. She also hosted many public affairs shows, election coverage, lifestyle and travel shows, and even documentaries for Lakbay TV, Isla Channel, and Living Asia Channel. Shaan is also a motivational speaker and she is the only Filipino to be included in the roster of presenters for the London Speaker Bureau.