Coseteng , Anna Dominique Marquez-Lim
December 18, 1952
She was a street parliamentarian and human rights activist during the Marcos years. After EDSA Revolution, she became Radio Commentator of Radyo ng Bayan and later Host of the Womanwatch on Television and Radio. In 1991, she published the Sinaunang Habi – Philippine Ancestral Weave.
She was elected member of the House of Representatives for the Third District of Quezon City in 1987. In 1992, she was elected Senator of the Philippine Republic where she was Chairperson of theCommittee on Women and Family Relations and the Committee on Cultural Communities. She was also Vice-Chairperson of the Committees on Cooperatives, on Public Works and on Trade on Commerce.
In 1995, she was re-elected Senator and served until 2001. She was the Chairperson of the Committee on Labor, Employment and Human Resource Development and the Committee on Civil Service and Government Reorganization. She was also Vice-Chairperson of various Senate Committees.