Nicanor D. Germono, Jr., is the Founder and President of the Youth for Pangasinan Heritage (Y4PH) –a volunteer, youth-led organization, which aims to raise awareness on and elicit appreciation of cultural heritage among the youth of Pangasinan community in Northern Philippines. He graduated with a Bachelor of Arts in Social Sciences degree, with a major in Social Anthropology and a minor in Political Science from the University of the Philippines Baguio. In 2019, he received a full scholarship to attend the 2019 Photogrammetry International Field School organized by ICOMOS Philippines, National Technical University of Athens (NTUA), and the Comite International de la Photogrammetrie Architecturale (CIPA). He is currently pursuing a Graduate Diploma in Archaeology at the Archaeological Studies Program-University of the Philippines Diliman. He is a staunch advocate for youth participation and engagement in heritage conservation.