New NFA, PCA administrators named-A A +A
Tuesday, June 24, 2014
PRESIDENT Benigno Aquino III has appointed new administrators for the National Food Authority (NFA) and Philippine Coconut Authority (PCA), Malacanang said Tuesday.
The Chief Executive designated former president of San Miguel Foods, Inc., Arthur Juan, as NFA Council member and administrator, to serve the unexpired term of office ending on June 30, 2014. Juan will replace Orlan Calayag.
The President named Romulo Arancon, Jr. as administrator and member of the PCA Governing Board, replacing Euclides Forbes.
Prior to his appointment, Arancon served as executive director of the Asian and Pacific Coconut Community Jakarta from July 2006 to January 2014.
The President also appointed new officials for the Department of Education (DepEd) and the Department of Environment and Natural Resources (DENR).
Appointed as new members of the DepEd's National Council for Children's Television were Ramon Osorio, representing the Broadcast Media Sector; and Luis Gatmaitan, representing the Child Development Specialists Sector.
Emerita Garon was named as member representing the private sector, Governing Board of the Early Childhood Care and Development Council.
For the DENR, Aquino appointed Donna Gordove, Arthur Salazar, and Nonito Tamayo as Directors III; and Leo Van Juguan as Director II. (SDR/Sunnex)