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choreographer , Library supervisor

Rosalinda Matubis Bishop, Australian Library supervisor, choreographer. Recipient Outstanding Filipino Migrant award Electronic Communications Committee, Canberra, 1984, Best Cultural Performance award Philippine Australian Sports Council, 1991, Mistress Philippines Australia award Filipino Herald, Sydney, 1993.


Bishop, Rosalinda Matubis was born on October 18, 1950 in Naga, The Philippines. Daughter of Rodrigo B. Matubis and Gregoria N. (Nacario) Bulalacao.


Bachelor of Science in Education, University Nueva Caceres, The Philippines, 1969. Master of Arts in Education, University Nueva Caceres, The Philippines, 1974. Master of Business Administration, Ortanez University, Philippines, 1979.

Associate Diploma Arts, Sydney Technology and Further Education, 1990. Master in Information Management, Charles Sturt University, Wagga, Australia, 1997. Master of Education, Charles Sturt University, Wagga, Australia, 2006.


Teacher Department Education, Pili, The Philippines, 1969-1974. Research/analyst Armed Forces of The Philippines, Manila, 1974-1975. Foreign exchange officer Central Bank The Philippines, 1975-1980.

Library officer Parliament House, Canberra, Australia, 1981-1982. Administrative service officer Australian Bureau Statistics, 1982-1986. Library officer Australian Catholic University, Sydney, 1987-1994, University Western Sydney, 1986-1987.

Supervisor State Library. New South Wales, Sydney, 1994-1999. Research consultant Soulmates Technology, 2000—2002.

Director Altavista Information Services, since 2002. School library Serra High School, Gardena, California, 2003—2005. Teacher library St. Spyridon College, Sydney, since 2006.

Folk lore director Philippine Australian Association, Canberra, 1981-1984. Director, choreographer Philippine Dance Ensemble, Sydney, since 1986. Public relations officer Filipino Womens Association, Sydney, 1986-1990.

Protocol manager Mistress Philippines Australia Beauty Pageant, Sydney, since 1994. Treasurer Philippine Australian Entertainment Network, since 1997.


  • Other Work

    • Choreographer/director Interpretative Dance (Literature Musical Competition), 1973 (National Winner 1973). Contributing editor Pilipino Magazine and Newspaper. Occasional contributor to Filipino media.

      Contributor papers to professional journals including Journal Library and Information Science.


Member American Library Association, American School Libraries Association, Australian Library and Information Association (president acquistions New South Wales since 1998), Library Association Collection and Technology Services, Association Indiana Information Professionals, American Society Information Science Tech.Filipino Womens Association (public relations officer), Philippine Australian Country Club (sec).


  • Other Interests

    Avocations: reading, ballroom dancing, travel, cooking, community work.


Married Roy Bishop, August 15, 1981 (divorced September 1989). 1 child, Raynor.

Rodrigo B. Matubis Bulalacao

Gregoria N. (Nacario) Bulalacao

Roy Bishop

Raynor Bishop