Jehanna Ruth L. Huerto was born in Quezon City in the Philippines, and graduated from the University of the Philippines Los Baños with a degree in Biology. Before joining Mirandah Asia, she worked as a Patent Examiner, specialising in biotechnology, for the Intellectual Property Office of the Philippines (IPOPHL). She has undertaken specialised training programmes in patent prosecution and patent drafting, organised by the World Intellectual Property Organisation (WIPO). European Patent Office (EPO), Japan Patent Office (JPO) and the United States Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO).
At Mirandah Asia, she focuses mainly on patent prosecution in Singapore, Thailand, Indonesia, Philippines and India. She also conducts prior art searches, patent searches, Freedom-to-Operate (FTO) analysis, patent drafting and other substantive work, such as drafting responses to Office Actions.
She is an active member of the Philippine Society for Microbiology.
In her free time, Jehanna enjoys a diverse range of activities, including cooking, swimming, reading, events planning and travelling.