Iris Golda Abellana is a volunteer with Hunat Sugbo Team Refuge. She is a graduate of the University of the Philippines Cebu with Bachelor of Arts in Psychology and a Diploma in Professional Education. She has spent many years volunteering and working in the field of community development and capacity building . She was a VSO Volunteer at Sierra Leone.
She played softball in high school and college and is a very passionate and competitive softball player. She mentors the girls at Team Refuge to learn the rules of the game and to play as a team with communication, coordination and agility.