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Bro. Armin Luistro
Department of Education
Brother Armin Altamirano Luistro FSC is a Filipino La Salle Brother who is currently the President of De La Salle University-Manila and the Chief Executive Officer of De La Salle Philippines, Inc.
Bro. Armin Luistro, 48 is the second La Salle brother to take on the education portfolio in 12 years. (The late Br. Andrew Gonzalez served as President Joseph Estrada’s education secretary from 1998 to 2001.)
He graduated in 1981 with a Bachelor of Arts in Philosophy and Letters, and from 1981 to 1985, he studied at the Ateneo de Manila University, earning master's degree units in Religious Education and from 1991 to 1993, he studied in the Master of Arts in Religious Education program of De La Salle University-Manila where he earned his MA degree.
In 1997, Luistro was named Brother Visitor (Brother Provincial) of the De La Salle Brothers in the Philippines, a position he held until 2003. In 2000, Luistro, together with the Bishop of Manado, Indonesia, Josef Suwatan founded Universitas Katolik De La Salle, also known as De La Salle Manado.