Vernetta Lopez joins the ONE (SINGAPORE) Board of Advisors in 2013 after serving as President from 2008 till 2012.
During her time as President of ONE (SINGAPORE), Vernetta spearheaded the Corporate Adoption Programme as well as several projects with MediaCorp Radio including Radio Gives Back, Class 95FM’s adoption of ONE (SG) in 2012 and the ONE Food Drive.
Vernetta’s leadership and passion to Make Poverty History regularly inspire her listeners on radio and ONE (SINGAPORE)’s members.
She can be heard daily on Gold 90.5FM, where she co-hosts The Gold Breakfast Show. Previously, Vernetta was a co-host of The Morning Express Show on Class 95FM. She was voted voted Singapore’s favorite DJ in 2008 and has earned five nominations and an award for “Best Comedy Actress” at the Asian Television Awards for her portrayal of the precocious Denise on the popular 1990s situation comedy “Under One Roof”. Vernetta was recognised again by the her peers at the Asian Television Awards in 2003 when she was awarded “Best Drama Actress” for her role in “Ceciliation”.
An active member of the community, Vernetta has supported The Children’s Society, The Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals and Mercy Relief. She even walked from Jurong to Parkway Parade in support of Operation Smile, a children’s charity treating facial deformities around the world.