G.H. Ambat is Assistant Secretary for Public Affairs Service and Alternative Learning System in the Department of Education in the Philippines. She was previously a policy specialist and agenda manager of the Senate Committees on Health, Peace, and Finance in the Office of Senator Teofisto Guingona III. She also served as a social development specialist at the Senate Economic Planning Office and a legislative staff of Senator Manny Villar during her earlier years in public service. She obtained her Bachelor’s Degree in Journalism and Master’s Degree in Public Administration from the University of the Philippines in Diliman.