The Chairman has been in the FILSCAP board for 12 years; as Vice President in 1994, then as President from 1998. He also served on the board of KATHA. Songwriter, Jingle Composer, Record Producer, Publisher and Musical Director, he has received several awards here and abroad for his songs such as "Kahit La La La, Pwede Na" (5th Metro Pop Grand Prize Winner), "Can You Stop The Rain From Fallin" (1986 Grand Prix Dresden East Germany Music Festival), and "Langit" (1st Runner-up 3rd A.B.U. Songwriting Contest, Malaysia). But Nonoy Tan's most popular compositions still are "My Love Will See You Through" and "You Made Me Live Again", both of which may be credited for the popularity of Marco Sison and Lourna Pal. Nonoy Tan hails from Davao. He regularly gigs around the metro with the ‘70s Superband.