MGEN AUDREY LANDICHO PASIA PA is the current Division Commander of 5th ID, Philippine Army. He was commissioned in the Philippine Army upon his graduation from the Philippine Military Academy on 18 February 1990. He was first assigned to the 2nd Infantry Division, Phil Army where he served as Infantry Platoon Leader and Company Commander in Southern Luzon. He was then assigned to the Intelligence and Security Group, Phil Army where he served as Field Station Commander in Central Luzon and parts of Northern Luzon; as Instructor at the Intelligence School; and then as Commander of the 10th Intelligence and Security Unit in Northern Mindanao. He was then assigned to the National Capital Region where he served as Intelligence and Security Officer of the Headquarters Service Command, AFP and as Chief of the Monitoring and Assistance Unit/Chief of Staff/Deputy of the AFP Pension and Gratuity Management Center both at the AFP GHQ in Camp Aguinaldo, Quezon City. After his stint at the AFP GHQ, he was then reassigned to the 9th Infantry Division, Phil Army where he served as Battalion Commander of the 9th Military Intelligence Battalion in Bicol Region and then as Battalion Commander of the 2nd Infantry Battalion in the Province of Albay. After which, he was reassigned to the Training and Doctrine Command of the Phil Army in Camp O’Donnel, Capas, Tarlac as AC of Staff for Plans. He was then reassigned to the Headquarters of the Phil Army in Fort Bonifacio where he served as Executive Officer and Deputy G2 of the Philippine Army. From the Headquarters of the Philippine Army, he was then reassigned to the 7th Infantry Division in Fort Magsaysay, Nueva Ecija where he served as Chief of Staff of the said division. He was then designated as Commander of the 702nd Infantry Brigade covering the whole area of Region1, the Province of Abra and the Municipalities of Besao and Tadian of Mountain Province and it was at this Brigade where he was promoted to Brigadier General. Prior to his designation as Commander, 5ID he served as Assistant Division Commander of the same Division.
MGEN PASIA has various military schoolings and trainings local and abroad such as Infantry Officer Basic and Advance Courses, Intel Officer Course, Rural Tradecraft Course, International Intelligence Officer Advance Course in USA, Peace Support Operations Training, Strategic Intelligence Course and Senior Executive Course on National Security. Likewise, he has a Master’s Degree in Business Administration from the Ateneo De Manila University. He is a recipient of numerous military awards and commendations. Likewise, he also received various Certificates of commendations and letters of appreciation from the LGUs and civilian sector.
Born on the 1st of July 1967 in Dita, Cuenca, Batangas, MGEN PASIA is married to DR FLORDELIZA TORRES PASIA DMD, his elementary classmate who is also from Cuenca, Batangas. They are blessed with two children, namely: ADRIAN FREDERICK and FAYE ABEGAIL.