Local News: Solinap Re-elected National President of PAGSO
The Philippine Association of General Services Officers, Inc. (PAGSO) held their 7th annual convention last May 23-26, 2012 at the Bacolod Pavillon Hotel. Bacolod City Mayor Evelio R. Leonardia welcomed the 500 delegates from the various LGUs nationwide.
Technical sessions were conducted by representatives of the COA and GPPB. The Bacolod City DRRMO action officer and City Human Resource Management officer lectured on disaster preparedness and office management, respectively.
Rep. Ma. Corazon Zamora-Apsay of Compostela Valley gave an update of HB 0305 that she authored in Congress.
Jerome M. Solinap, CGSO of Bacolod City was re-elected National President. Vice Mayor Jude Thaddeus Sayson inducted the new set of National Officers. Other officers elected are:
President Jerome M. Solinap, CGSO, Bacolod City; VP-Luzon Ma. Lourdes P. San Miguel, Region 4-A; VP-Visayas Rolando P. Ardosa, Region 7; VP-Mindanao Omar Suhod, ARMM; Secretary Janet Sembrano, CAR; Treasurer Antonio T. Chan, Region 8; Auditor Arnel G. Domincel, Region 2; PIO Ricardo Bautista, Region 3;
Board of Trustees: Reynaldo P. Querubin - Region 1; Emil G. Solisa - NCR; Roberto T. Belmonte - Region 4-B; Jose Rene G. Ruidera - Region 5; Nestor L. Regala - Region 9; Silverio T. Chan - Region 10; Vetus Sotero L. Vigil - Region 11; Celestina B. Relativo - Region 12; Felipe P. Sabaldan, Jr. - Region 13.*(Omar H. Blanco, PAGSO Secretariat(034) 432-0529)