Jake Pel-ey Matiw is an Igorot farmer's son who overcame challenges to become the Humility Battalion Commander of the Philippine Military Academy.
Six cadets out of 50 Cordillerans are among the achievers and outstanding graduates of the PMA MADASIGON Class of 2023.
Igorot Cadet 1CL Kevin John Pastrana from Baguio City is the Salutatorian of the Philippine Military Academy (PMA) Class "Bagsik-Diwa" Class 2022.
Ensign Carrie Faith Banglag Magannon is the first yKalinga and the first PMA female cadet who graduated at the Royal Military College of Canada.
Kalinga Police Brigadier General Steve Ludan, PMAAAI President, graces the Salute to the PMA Masaligan Class of 2021.