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Officials

Updated as of October 19, 2021 as submitted by the Personnel Division

NAMEPOSITIONDESIGNATION
Dr. WILLIAM D. DARSecretary

UNDERSECRETARIES

Engr. ARIEL T. CAYANANUndersecretaryUndersecretary for Operations and Agri-Fisheries Mechanization
WALDO R. CARPIOUndersecretaryUndersecretary for Special Concerns
EVELYN G. LAVIÑAUndersecretaryUndersecretary for High Value Crops and Rural Credit
RODOLFO V. VICERRAUndersecretaryUndersecretary for DA Attached Agencies
FERMIN D. ADRIANOUndersecretaryUndersecretary for Policy, Planning and Research
Engr. ZAMZAMIN L. AMPATUANUndersecretary (CESO I)Undersecretary for Regulations
KRISTINE Y. EVANGELISTAUndersecretaryUndersecretary for Consumer and Political Affairs
Dr. WILLIAM C. MEDRANOAssistant SecretaryUndersecretary-designate for Livestock
ROLDAN G. GORGONIOUndersecretaryUndersecretary for Administration and Finance
CHERYL MARIE NATIVIDAD-CABALLEROUndersecretaryUndersecretary for Agri-Industrialization and for Fisheries
Dr. LEOCADIO S. SEBASTIANAssistant Secretary (CESO I)Undersecretary-designate and Chief-of-Staff

ASSISTANT SECRETARIES

Atty. HANSEL O. DIDULOAssistant SecretaryAssistant Secretary for the Visayas
Atty. FRANCISCO M. VILLANO, Jr.Assistant SecretaryAssistant Secretary for Finance
Dr. WILLIAM C. MEDRANOAssistant SecretaryAssistant Secretary for Livestock
FEDERICO E. LACISTE, Jr.Assistant SecretaryAssistant Secretary for the DA-Wide Field Inspectorate
ARNEL V. DE MESADirector IV-(DA RFO IV-A) (CESO IV)Assistant Secretary-designate for Operations
Atty. JANE C. BACAYOAssistant Secretary (CESO III)Assistant Secretary for Special Concerns
NOEL O. REYESAssistant SecretaryAssistant Secretary for Strategic Communications and Department Spokesperson
AGNES CATHERINE T. MIRANDADirector IVAssistant Secretary-designate for Planning and Project Development in concurrent capacity as Director, Planning and Monitoring Service
Dr. SAILILA E. ABDULADirector IAssistant Secretary for Bangsamoro Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao (BARMM) in concurrent capacity as Director I, PhilRice - Midsayap, North Cotabato
LIZA G. BATTADExecutive DirectorAssistant Secretary-designate for Regulations

DEPUTY CHIEF OF STAFF

Dr. CARMENCITA V. KAGAOANDeputy Chief-of-StaffDeputy Chief-of-Staff, Office of the Secretary

HEAD EXECUTIVE ASSISTANT

ALEXANDER G. ARIZABAL, Jr.Information Systems Analyst IIIHead Executive Assistant and concurrent Chief-of-Staff for Operations

SERVICE DIRECTORS

Dr. RAMON C. YEDRADeputy Executive Director IV (CESO III)Officer-in-Charge - Director, Agribusiness and Marketing Assistance Service
DENNIS R. ARPIADirector IIIAssistant Director, Agribusiness and Marketing Assistance Service, in concurrent capacity as Regional Technical Director for Operations, DA-RFO IV-A (CALABARZON)
Atty. JOAN Q. JAGONOS-OLIVAInternal Auditor VOfficer-in-Charge - Director, Internal Audit Service
AGNES CATHERINE T. MIRANDADirector IV (CESE)Director, Planning and Monitoring Service
MIRIAM ROBERTA C. CORNELIODirector IVDirector, Financial and Management Service
ATTY. ABRAHAM P. GUIAOAttorney VOfficer-in-Charge - Director, Administrative Service
NOEL A. PADREDirector IVDirector, Policy Research Service
BERNADETTE F. SAN JUANDirector IV (CESO II)Officer-in-Charge - Director, Field Operations Service, in concurrent capacity as National Program Coordinator, National Organic Agriculture Program (NOAP)
CLINT D. HASSANDirector IVDirector for Price Monitoring
HONORIO C. FLAMEÑOInformation Technology Officer IIIOfficer-in-Charge - Director, Information and Communications Technology Service
Atty. ARMANDO R. CROBALDE, Jr.PresidentOfficer-in-Charge - Director, Legal Service in concurrent capacity as Officer-in-Charge - President, Quedan and Rural Credit Guarantee Corporation (QUEDANCOR)
Atty. BENITO V. DANGAZODirector IVLead Legal Officer, Inventory, Assessment, and Resolution of Cases involving Real Properties Owned by the Department of Agriculture and its Units
FERNANDO D. FLORESProject Development Officer VOfficer-in-Charge - Director, Project Development Service

BANNER PROGRAM COORDINATORS

WALDO R. CARPIOUndersecretaryChief, Farm-to-Market Road Development Program (FMRDP)

Permanent Alternate Representative, National Convergence Initiative for Sustainable Rural Development (NCI-SRD)

Chairperson, Anti-Corruption Task Force (ACTF)

Focal Person, Russian Federation and Euro-Asian Union (Eurasian Economic Commission)

Focal Person, Activities Concerning the People with Disabilities (PWDs), Senior Citizens (SCs), Youth, and Children

Alternate to the Secretary, Development Academy of the Philippines (DAP) Board of Trustees

Co-Chairperson, DA-Ease of Doing Business Task Force

Chairperson, DA Anti-Corruption Committee
Engr. ARIEL T. CAYANANUndersecretaryChairperson, DA-Cold Storage Warehouse (CSW)

Designated as Undersecretary for Agri-Fisheries Mechanization

Alternate Representative to the NEDA Board Committee on Infrastructure (INFRACOM)

DA Official Representative, INFRACOM Technical Board

Alternate to the Secretary as Chairman, Philippine Coconut Authority (PCA) Governing Board

Chairperson, Farmers and Fisherfolk Enterprise Development Council

National Project Director, Philippine Rural Development Project - National Project Coordination Office (PRDP-NPCO)

Principal Representative, National Task Force Against COVID-19 - National Incident Command - Emergency Operations Center (NTF-NIC-EOC)
Atty. FRANCISCO M. VILLANO, Jr.Assistant SecretaryVice-Chairperson, Committee on Legislative Affairs

DA Representative, National Intelligence Board - National Security Council
EVELYN G. LAVIÑAUndersecretaryNational Coordinator, High Value Crops Development Program (HVCDP)

Chairperson, DA-Gender and Development Focal Point System (DA-GAD FPS)

DA Official Representative, Philippine Guarantee Corporation (PhilGuarantee) Technical Advisory Group
CHERYL MARIE NATIVIDAD-CABALLEROUndersecretaryUndersecretary-designate for Fisheries

Alternate to the Secretary, Philippine Fisheries Development Authority (PFDA) Board of Directors

DA Official Representative, Philippine Economic Zone Authority (PEZA) Board
LEMUEL T. ALAGONAgriculturist IISpecial Technical Assistant, Farm-to-Market Road Development Program (FMRDP)
CRISTY CECILIA T. POLIDOEngineer VVice-Chairman, Special Bids and Awards Committee (SBAC), Philippine Rural Development Project - National Project Coordination Office (PRDP-NPCO)
MYER G. MULA, Ph.D.Director IVProgram Director, Special Area for Agricultural Development - National Program Management Office (SAAD-NPMO)

Special Adviser for BPI Research and Seed Systems
ULYSSES J. LUSTRIA, Jr.Planning Officer VDeputy Program Director, Special Area for Agricultural Development - National Program Management Office (SAAD-NPMO)
ROLDAN G. GORGONIOUndersecretaryChairman, Special Bids and Awards Committee (SBAC), Philippine Rural Development Project - National Project Coordination Office (PRDP-NPCO)

Chairperson, DA-Ease of Doing Business Task Force

Chairperson, DA Committee on Anti-Red Tape (CART)
Dr. RUTH S. MICLAT-SONACOTraining Center Superintendent IIProgram Director, National Livestock Program (NLP)
GERALD GLENN F. PANGANIBANDirector IIINational Program Director, Urban Agriculture Program
MARITES D. BERNARDOChief Administrative OfficerHead, DA-Gender and Development Program (DA-GAD) Secretariat
ARNEL V. DE MESADirector IVProject Director, Philippine Rural Development Project - Regional Project Coordination Office IV-A (PRDP-RPCO IV-A)

Alternate to the Secretary, Development Academy of the Philippines (DAP) Board of Trustees
VILMA M. DIMACULANGANChief AgriculturistOfficer-in-Charge - Project Director, Philippine Rural Development Project - Project Support Office South Luzon (PRDP-PSO South Luzon)
SHANDY M. HUBILLADirector IIIOfficer-in-Charge - National Deputy Project Director, Philippine Rural Development Project - National Project Coordination Office (PRDP-NPCO)

Director, Philippine Rural Development Project - Program Support Office Luzon B (PRDP-PSO Luzon B)

Program Director, Farm and Fisheries Clustering and Consolidation Program (F2C2)
EMERSON S. YAGODeputy Program Director, Farm and Fisheries Clustering and Consolidation Program (F2C2)
CRISPULO G. BAUTISTADirector IIIOfficer-in-Charge - Director, Philippine Rural Development Project - Project Support Office North Luzon Cluster (PRDP-PSO North Luzon Cluster)
RONALD JOHN L. LAMANOSenior Science Research SpecialistSecretary, National Organic Agriculture Board (NOAB)
LORNA A. VILLEGASSupervising AgriculturistAssistant Head, DA-Gender and Development (DA-GAD) Program Secretariat

Focal Person, DA Field Operations Service Gender and Development (GAD) Mainstreaming Program / Projects / Activities

Deputy Program Coordinator, National Organic Agriculture Program (NOAP)

Head, National Organic Agriculture Program (NOAP) Secretariat
JOCELYN ALMA R. BADIOLAExecutive Director IV (CESE)DA Representative, Philippine Guarantee Corporation (PhilGuarantee) Management or Board-Level Committee on Agricultural Loan Guarantee
RAMON C. YEDRADeputy Executive Director IV (CESO III)Program Director, National Agribusiness Program
BERNADETTE F. SAN JUANDirector IV (CESO II)National Program Coordinator, National Organic Agriculture Program (NOAP)

Member, DA Screening Committee for Certification of Eligibility of S&T Personnel in Government

DA Representative, Upland Southern Mindanao - Credit and Institution Building Program (USM-CIBP) Program Executive Commitee (PEC)

Head, Bayanihan to Recover as One Act Project Management Office

DA Technical Action Officer, NAPC Farmers and Landless Rural Workers Sector (FLWRS) Council

DA Alternate Representative, Land Bank of the Philippines Agri-Agra Social Concerns Commitee (AASCC)
LEA C. DERIQUITOMarket Specialist IIIInterim Chief, National Organic Agriculture Program (NOAP)
Engr. RICARDO M. OÑATE, Jr.Director IVOfficer-in-Charge - Director, Philippine Rural Development Project - Project Support Office Mindanao) (PRDP-PSO Mindanao)
Dr. DIONISIO G. ALVINDIAScientist IIIProgram Director, Philippine Integrated Rice Program (Expanded Inbred Rice Program, Hybrid Rice Program, Rice Resiliency Program, and Rice Competitiveness Enhancement Program)
Engr. LEO C. JAVIERDirector IProgram Director, Expanded Inbred Rice Program
JANET D. GARCIAChief Foreign Affairs Research SpecialistFocal Person, Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC)
U-NICHOLS A. MANALODevelopment Management Officer VHead, Gulayan sa Barangay Program

Officer-in-Charge - Program Director, High Value Crops Program (HVCP)

Director-designate, DA NCR Operations
ALICIA G. ILAGADirector IIDirector-Coordinator, DA Climate Resilient Agriculture Office

Department Deputy Spokesperson

Director, DA-Balik Probinsya, Bagong Pag-Asa Program
RUFINO A. PANAGANSupervising AgriculturistGeneral Manager, Human Settlements Development Corporation (HSDC)
Dr. LORNA A. HERRADURAAgricultural Center Chief IVOfficer-in-Charge - Assistant National Program Coordinator, High Value Crops Development Program (HVCDP)
Dr. LORENZO M. CARANGUIANDirector IIISenior Special Technical Assistant, National Corn Program

DA Technical Action Officer, NAPC Basic Sector Councils

National Program Director, Fall Armyworm (FAW)

Secretariat, DA Crisis Management for Fall Armyworm (FAW)
CLINT D. HASSANDirector IVFocal Person, Development and Maintenance of the Trade Information System, Office of the Assistant Secretary for Regulations

Director - Consumer Affairs for Mindanao
Atty. BENITO V. DANGAZODirector IVRepresentative, Ninoy Aquino Parks and Wildlife (NAPWC) Protected Area Management Board

DA Representative, Technical Working Group (TWG) on the Abolition and Liquidation of the Philippine Sugar Corporation (PhilSUCOR)
ERVANNIE JAY P. BELARMINODirector IVProgram Director, Kabuhayan at Kaunlaran ng Kababayang Katutubo (4Ks)
LUCIA A. CAMPOMANESDirector III (CESO IV)Assistant Program Director, Kabuhayan at Kaunlaran ng Kababayang Katutubo (4Ks)
MARVIN P. SEGOVIAAgricultural Center Chief IINational Coordinator, Farm-to-Market Road Development Program (FMRDP)

Coordinator, Solar-Powered Irrigation Systems (SPIS)
VIVENCIO R. MAMARILDirector IVChairperson, DA-Biosafety Committee

National Representative, Asian Food and Agriculture Cooperation Initiative (AFACI)
FERMIN D. ADRIANOUndersecretaryChairperson, DA-Biotech Program Steering Committee

DA Focal Person, MECO-TECO Bilateral Cooperation

Co-Chairperson, DA-USABC Joint Working Group
ANNALYN L. LOPEZDevelopment Management Officer IVDirector-Coordinator, DA Biotechnology Program Office
RODOLFO V. VICERRAUndersecretaryDepartment Legislative Liaison (DLL)

Senior Official, APEC Policy Partnership on Food Security

Supervising Official, Food Development Center (FDC)
NOEL A. PADREDirector IVAPEC Policy Partnership on Food Security
Atty. JAMIL ADRIAN KHALIL L. MATALAMProject Evaluation Officer IVProgram Head, DA-Halal Food Industry Development Program (DA-HFIDP)
Engr. IBRAHIM A. RACMATSenior Science Research SpecialistProgram Coordinator, DA-Halal Food Industry Development Program (DA-HFIDP) in concurrent capacity as Chief, Networking Section - Organic Agriculture Division, Bureau of Agriculture and Fisheries Standards (BAFS)
RENE B. FAMOSODevelopment Management Officer VDeputy Director, Philippine Rural Development Program - Project Support Office Visayas (PRDP-PSO Visayas)
Dr. MICHAEL A. GRAGASINSupervising Science Research SpecialistFocal Person, Rice Competitiveness Enhancement Fund (RCEF) Mechanization
Dr. WILLIAM C. MEDRANOAssistant SecretaryNational Focal Person, National Convergence Initiative for Sustainable Rural Development (NCI-SRD)

Administrator, Minimum Access Volume (MAV)

Chairperson, Biosafety and Biosecurity (BSS) Project Steering Committee
Dr. JOCELYN A. SALVADORChief Meat Control OfficerExecutive Director, Minimum Access Volume (MAV)
SONIA M. SALGUERODirector IIIDeputy National Focal Person, National Convergence Initiative for Sustainable Rural Development (NCI-SRD)

DA Alternate Representative, Indentification and Designation of Lands for Housing and Urban and Rural Development Inter-Agency Technical Working Group
Atty. ARMANDO R. CROBALDE, Jr.Officer-in-Charge - President and Chief Executive Officer (QUEDANCOR)DA Official Representative, Ninoy Aquino Parks and Wildlife Center - Protected Area Management Board (NAPWC-PAWB)

DA Alternate Representative, Identification and Designation of Lands for Housing and Urban and Rural Development Inter-Agency Technical Working Group
LEO P. CAÑEDADirector IVNational Head, National Convergence Initiative for Sustainable Rural Development (NCI-SRD) Secretariat
OSCAR O. PARAWAN, DVMProject Evaluation Officer IVSenior Technical Adviser, National Convergence Initiative for Sustainable Rural Development (NCI-SRD)
Engr. ZAMZAMIN L. AMPATUANUndersecretaryAlternate Chairperson, National Organic Agriculture Board (NOAB)

DA Secretary Representative, Mindanao Development Authority (MinDA)

Senior Official-in-Charge, Biosafety, Biosecurity, and Biosurveillance Sustainment and Institutionalization
Dr. CARLITO P. LAUREANGeneral Manager, Human Settlements Development Corporation (HSDC)

Operations Manager, Maharlika Livelihood Complex
MILO D. DELOS REYESDevelopment Management Officer VProgram Director, National Corn Program
Atty. JANE C. BACAYOAssistant SecretaryHead, Agricultural Competitiveness Enhancement Fund (ACEF) Program Management Secretariat (PMS)

Permanent Representative, National Task Force to End Local Communist Armed Conflict (NTF-ELCAC)

DA Permanent Representative, Commission on Population Board of Commissioners (POPCOM BoC)

Lead, Mindanao Inclusive Agriculture Development Project (MIADP) Project Preparation Team (PPT)

Vice-Chairperson, DA Committee for the Youth and Children

DA Representative, Oil Contingency Task Force
Atty. ABRAHAM P. GUIAOAttorney VHead, Philippine Rural Development Project - National Project Coordination Office (PRDP-NPCO) Procurement Unit

DA Permanent Representative, Inter-Agency Committee on Anti-Illegal Drugs (ICAD)

DA Focal Person, Philippine Anti-Illegal Drugs Strategy (PADS)
MIRIAM ROBERTA C. CORNELIODirector IVDA Alternate Representative, Inter-Agency Committee on Anti-Illegal Drugs (ICAD)

DA Alternate Focal Person, Philippine Anti-Illegal Drugs Strategy (PADS)
JOSEPH C. MANICADPlanning Officer VDA Technical Representative, Commission on Population Board of Commissioners (POPCOM BoC)

DA Planning Officer, Philippine Anti-Illegal Drugs Strategy (PADS)
Dr. GINA P. NILOChief, Laboratory Services DivisionNational Focal Person, Implementation and Mainstreaming of Adaptive Sustainable Land Management in DA Programs and Projects

National Focal Person, Implementation of Global Environment Facility 6th (GEF6) Cycle Project in concurrent capacity as Alternate Representative, Creation of the GEF Steering Committee
JUNIBERT E. DE SAGUNChief Administrative OfficerBuildings and Grounds Administrator
FEDERICO E. LACISTE, Jr.Assistant SecretaryChief Implementer, Agriculture Dialogue and Information Network Groups (ADING)

Executive Director, Bantay Presyo Task Force
Atty. MARIA GEMMA J. OQUENDOAttorney IVDepartment Data Protection Officer (DPO)
Dr. ROSANA P. MULADirector IIIDA Representative / Permanent Member, Advisory Committee on S&T Scholarships (ACSTS)
Dr. SAILILA E. ABDULADirector ICo-Head, National Government Joint Body for the Zones of Joint Cooperation (JBZJC) Secretariat
Dr. SHIELA MAE O. BIÑASVeterinarian IIIFocal Person, Hog Repopulation Initiatives for the Private Sector
JEROME D. BUNYIProgram Director, Agriculture and Fisheries Industrialization and Development Program (AIDPro)

SPECIAL ASSISTANTS TO THE SECRETARY

HENRIETTA SINSUAT LIDASANProject Evaluation Officer IVAdviser on Political Affairs under the Assistant Secretary for BARMM
Atty. ARMANDO R. CROBALDE, Jr.Officer-in-Charge - President and Chief Executive Officer (QUEDANCOR)Special Assistant to the Secretary on Legal Matters, Internal Audit Concerns, Media / Communications Support

SECRETARY'S ADVISERS

ROSALINA L. BISTOYONGSupervising Administrative OfficerAdviser on Crisis Management
VICENTE L. DOMINGOAdviser on Farm Consolidation
Dr. CATALINO R. DELA CRUZAdviser on Fisheries and BFAR National Technology Development Center
Dr. FRISCO M. MALABANANProject Evaluation Officer IVAdviser for Hybrid Rice Program
DENNIS B. ARAULLOSpecial Adviser on Agricultural and Fisheries Trade and International Cooperation
NOEL D. DE LUNASpecial Adviser on International Concerns
AGNES CATHERINE T. MIRANDADirector IVSpecial Adviser to the Secretary on Planning and Project Development
LEOCADIO S. SEBASTIAN, Ph.DSpecial Adviser on Food Security and Agricultural Innovations
JONAR I. YAGO, Ph.DSpecial Adviser on Crop Protection
Dr. RONNIE D, DOMINGODirector IVAdviser on Matters Pertaining to the Livestock Sector
PABLITO M. VILLEGASAdviser on Agricultural and Rural Credit and Agro-Based Clustering

SECRETARY'S TECHNICAL ADVISORY GROUP

Dr. ROBERTO F. RAÑOLA, Jr.ChairmanTechnical Advisor on University-Industry Linkages, Economics of Production and Marketing
Dr. ROGELIO N. CONCEPCIONCo-ChairmanTechnical Advisor on Disaster Risk Reduction and Management, Soil Health Management
Dr. ARTHUR R. BARIAMemberTechnical Advisor on National Commodity Programs; Agripreneurship
Dr. ANNADEL S. CABANBANMemberTechnical Advisor on Marine and Aquaculture Development
Dr. VIRGINIA R. CARDENASMemberTechnical Advisor on Agricultural Education and Extension Management
Dr. EMMANUEL LOPEZ-DEEMemberTechnical Advisor on Official Development Assistance; Agri-based Small Medium Enterprise and Public-Private Partnerships
Dr. BEATRIZ P. DEL ROSARIOMemberTechnical Advisor on Research Management, Crops
Dr. LOUIE A. DIVINAGRACIAMemberTechnical Advisor on Sustainable Enterprise Development and Management
Dr. JULIAN A. LAPITANMemberTechnical Advisor on Rice Research and Rice Program Implementation
DENNIS M. LAYUGMemberTechnical Advisor on Information Technology; Farm Digitization and Marketing
Dr. AGUSTIN MOLINA, Jr.MemberTechnical Advisor on Banana Industry Development
Dr. ARSENIO RESURRECCIONMemberTechnical Advisor on Agricultural Mechanization
JERRY PELAYOMemberTechnical Advisor on Local Government Units Concerns and Public Relations

Adviser on Bantay-ASF sa Barangay (BABay ASF) and Price Monitoring and Enforcement
Dr. HONORIO M. SORIANO, Jr.MemberTechnical Advisor on Coordination of Universities and Colleges on Agricultural Concerns
Dr. ENRICO SUPANGCOMemberTechnical Advisor on Livestock Industry Development
Dr. LUIS REY VELASCOMemberTechnical Advisor on Research, Training, and Innovations; High Value Crops
MA. ISABELLA FAVISMemberTAG Executive Assistant
JOSE AUBREY PELAYO IVMemberTAG Executive Assistant

OSEC OFFICES

INTERNAL AUDIT SERVICE
Atty. JOAN Q. JAGONOS-OLIVAInternal Auditor VChief, Operations Audit Division
MARIA CHELO E. SANTOSInternal Auditor IVAssistant Chief, Operations Audit Division
CHRISTOPHER R. BAÑASInternal Auditor VChief, Management Audit Division
NERISSA M. ABRAHAMInternal Auditor IVAssistant Chief, Management Audit Division
PLANNING AND MONITORING SERVICE
JOSEPH C. MANICADPlanning Officer VChief, Investment Programming Division
TONI MARCEL S. RIMANDOPlanning Officer IVAssistant Chief, Investment Programming Division

Officer-in-Charge - Chief, Planning and Programming Division
WILFREDO B. RUINPlanning Officer IVAssistant Chief, Planning and Programming Division
KAREN S. MARTEProject Evaluation Officer VChief, Monitoring and Evaluation Division
LOLITA Y. POLIQUITProject Evaluation Officer IVAssistant Chief, Monitoring and Evaluation Division
PROJECT DEVELOPMENT SERVICE
ROWEL B. DEL ROSARIOProject Development Officer IIIOfficer-in-Charge - Chief, Project Identification and Evaluation Division
MA. ELIZA J. ANTINEROProject Development Officer IVAssistant Chief, Project Identification and Evaluation Division
ELIZABETH G. PADREProject Development Officer VChief, Project Packaging and Resource Mobilization Division
ALVIN PAUL J. DIRAINProject Development Officer IVAssistant Chief, Project Packaging and Resource Mobilization Division
POLICY RESEARCH SERVICE
TISHA PIA E. DELA ROSADevelopment Management Officer VChief, Macro-Economic Policy Division
KATRIN R. MARESDevelopment Management Officer IVAssistant Chief, Macro-Economic Policy Division
JANET D. GARCIAChief Foreign Affairs Research SpecialistChief, International Affairs Division
LEAH A. SAMSONSupervising Foreign Affairs Research SpecialistAssistant Chief, International Affairs Division
AMPARO C. AMPILDevelopment Management Officer VChief, Food, Agriculture and Fisheries Policy Division
ANNALYN L. LOPEZDevelopment Management Officer IVAssistant Chief, Food, Agriculture and Fisheries Policy Division
FINANCIAL AND MANAGEMENT SERVICE
TELMA C. TOLENTINOChief Administrative OfficerChief, Budget Division
SYLVIA L. RELLOSASupervising Administrative OfficerAssistant Chief, Budget Division

Alternate Unit Head, Budget Unit, Philippine Rural Development Project - National Project Coordination Officer (PRDP-NPCO)
NELDA A. CABASONAdministrative Officer VChief, Budget Preparation Section - Budget Division
EDNA S. CAMACHOAdministrative Officer VChief, Allotment, Analysis, and Monitoring Section - Budget Division
JEAN R. CALDINOChief Administrative OfficerChief, Management Division
ANA MARIA D. GUATNOSupervising Administrative OfficerAssistant Chief, Management Division (reassigned to the Office of the OIC-Director, Administrative Service)
ROBERTO F. BULAONG, Jr.Administrative Officer IVActing Supervising Administrative Officer, Management Division
CHARIE SARAH D. SAQUINGChief AccountantChief, Accounting Division
LOLITA M. JAMELAAccountant IVAssistant Chief, Accounting Division
Accountant IIIChief, Bookkeeping Section - Accounting Division
ADMINISTRATIVE SERVICE
JESSAMIN B. ARANASAdministrative Officer VOfficer-in-Charge - Chief, Personnel Division
BELLA H. ARTIEDASupervising Administrative OfficerAssistant Chief, Personnel Division
Administrative Officer VChief, Recruitment, Placement and Documentation Section
ROSEMARIE Z. GOAdministrative Officer VOfficer-in-Charge - Chief, Personnel Welfare and Benefits Section - Personnel Division
FAITH C. SOLIGUENAdministrative Officer IVChief, Personnel Recruitment, Placement and Documentation Section - Personnel Division
MA. ASUNCION B. SOTTOChief Administrative OfficerChief, Human Resource Development Division
RONALD C. PAMITTANSupervising Administrative OfficerAssistant Chief, Human Resource Development Division

Officer-in-Charge - Chief, Records Division
SUSAN L. DEL ROSARIOSupervising Administrative OfficerAssistant Chief, Records Division
JUNIBERT E. DE SAGUNChief Administrative OfficerChief, General Services Division
Supervising Administrative OfficerAssistant Chief, General Services Division
ROSANIÑA C. TALABUCONAdministrative Officer IIOfficer-in-Charge - Head, Property and Supply Section - General Services Division
EUNICE F. BIBLANIASAdministrative Officer IIIChief, Cash and Disbursement Section - General Services Division
Atty. MELINDA D. DEYTOChief Administrative OfficerChief, Procurement Division
CHERYL C. SUAREZInformation Officer VChief, Agriculture and Fisheries Information Division
ADORA D. RODRIGUEZInformation Officer IVAssistant Chief, Agriculture and Fisheries Information Division
ABEGAIL E. ALTOVEROSLibrarian IIIChief Librarian
LEGAL SERVICE
Atty. NEFRETERY M. NUFABLEAttorney IVOfficer-in-Charge - Chief, Research and Regulations Division

Assistant Chief, Research and Regulations Division
Atty. ROLAND A. TULAYAttorney VChief, Litigation and Adjudication Division
Atty. MARIA GEMMA J. OQUENDOAttorney IVAssistant Chief, Litigation and Adjudication Division

Data Protection Officer (DPO)
AGRIBUSINESS AND MARKETING ASSISTANCE SERVICE
JOYCE M. BENGOMarket Specialist IIIOfficer-in-Charge - Chief, Market Development Division
FELICITAS B. MACAMSupervising AgriculturistAssistant Chief, Market Development Division
ROWENA S. GENETEChief AgriculturistChief, Agribusiness Investment Promotion Division
LENY G. PECSONChief AgriculturistChief, Agribusiness Industry Support Division
EDMAR L. FAJUTAGANASupervising AgriculturistAssistant Chief, Agribusiness Industry Support Division
FIELD OPERATIONS SERVICE
VENER L. DILIGSenior AgriculturistOfficer-in-Charge, Field Programs Coordination and Monitoring Division
LORNA A. VILLEGASSupervising AgriculturistAssistant Chief, Field Programs Coordination and Monitoring Division
U-NICHOLS A. MANALODevelopment Management Officer VChief, Special Projects Coordination and Management Assistance Division
ANGELITA D. MARTIRDevelopment Management Officer IIIOfficer-in-Charge - Chief, Special Projects Coordination and Management Assistance Division
LORNA BELINDA L. CALDASupervising AgriculturistOfficer-in-Charge - Chief, Field Program Operational Planning Division
RALPH ALAN C. CENIZASenior AgriculturistOfficer-in-Charge - Assistant Chief, Field Programs Operational Planning Division
INFORMATION AND COMMUNCATIONS TECHNOLOGY SERVICE
HONORIO C. FLAMEÑOInformation Technology Officer IIIChief, Network Operations and Management Division
Engr. TEDDY T. CASUCOGInformation Technology Officer IIAssistant Chief, Network Operations and Management Division
JULIET R. MANGUERRAInformation Technology Officer IIIChief, Database Management Division
WILFRED V. MOGADOInformation Technology Officer IIAssistant Chief, Database Management Division
CAMILO A. ANDI, Jr.Information Technology Officer IIIChief, Systems and Application Development Division

Reassigned to the Office of the Undersecretary for Regulations
Engr. JOCELYN O. MOGADOInformation Technology Officer IIOfficer-in-Charge - Chief, Systems and Application Development Division
DARLENE R. ABAINZAInformation Technology Officer IIAssistant Chief, Systems and Application Development Division
XERXEES R. REMOROZOInformation Technology Officer IIIChief, Information and Communications Technology Planning and Standards Division
OTHER OFFICES
CECILIA G. RAÑESESState Auditor VResident Auditor
FE P. LACABADirector IIDA - Civil Service Commission Field Director
CAMILO M. RIVERADepartment ManagerBranch Manager, Land Bank of the Philippines Elliptical Road Branch

BUREAUS

AGRICULTURAL TRAINING INSTITUTE (ATI)
Dr. ROSANA P. MULADirector IIIOfficer-in-Charge - Bureau Director
ANTONIETA J. ARCEOChief, Information Services DivisionOfficer-in-Charge - Assistant Bureau Director
BUREAU OF AGRICULTURAL RESEARCH (BAR)
VIVENCIO R. MAMARILDirector IVBureau Director
JOELL H. LALESChief AgriculturistOfficer-in-Charge - Assistant Bureau Director
BUREAU OF AGRICULTURAL AND FISHERIES ENGINEERING (BAFE)
Engr. ARIODEAR C. RICODirector IVBureau Director
Engr. JUANA T. TAPELDiretor IIIAssistant Bureau Director
BUREAU OF AGRICULTURE AND FISHERIES STANDARDS (BAFS)
MYER G. MULA, Ph.D.Director IVOfficer-in-Charge - Bureau Director
MARY GRACE R. MANDIGMAChief Science Research SpecialistAssistant Bureau Director-designate
BUREAU OF ANIMAL INDUSTRY (BAI)
REILDRIN G. MORALESExecutive DirectorOfficer-in-Charge - Bureau Director
Dr. PAUL C. LIMSONAgricultural Center Chief IVOfficer-in-Charge - Assistant Bureau Director
Dr. SAMUEL B. ANIMASVeterinarian VOfficer-in-Charge - Assistant Director for Regulations and Disease Control
Dr. RENE C. SANTIAGOAgricultural Center Chief IVOfficer-in-Charge - Assistant Director for Production and Research
LAMBERTO B. DELA CRUZ, Jr.Chief Administrative Officer (NMIS)Officer-in-Charge - Assistant Director for Administration and Finance
BUREAU OF FISHERIES AND AQUATIC RESOURCES (BFAR)
Cmdre. EDUARDO B. GONGONA (Ret.)Director IVBureau Director
DRUSILA ESTHER E. BAYATEDirector III (CESO IV)Assistant Director for Research, Regulations, and International Engagements
SAMMY A. MALVASDirector IIOfficer-in-Charge - Assistant Director for Operations
Atty. DEMOSTHENES R. ESCOTOAttorney VOfficer-in-Charge - Assistant Director for Administrative Services
BUREAU OF PLANT INDUSTRY (BPI)
GEORGE Y. CULASTEDirector IVBureau Director
GERALD GLENN F. PANGANIBANDirector IIIProgram Director, National Urban Agriculture Program
ARIEL J. BAYOTChief, National Plant Quarantine Services DivisionAssistant Director for Regulatory Services
Dr. JONAR I. YAGOTraining Center Superintendent IIAssistant Director for Operations and Technical and Production Services
BUREAU OF SOILS AND WATER MANAGEMENT (BSWM)
SONIA M. SALGUERODirector IIIOfficer-in-Charge - Bureau Director
Dr. JUNEL B. SORIANOProfessor IV (Isabela State University)Officer-in-Charge - Assistant Bureau Director
GINA P. NILO, Ph.D.Chief, Laboratory Services DivisionAssistant Director for Operations and Research
EVELYN C. FERNANDODirector IIIAssistant Director for Administration and Finance

REGIONAL FIELD OFFICES

REGION I
NESTOR D. DOMENDENDirector II (BFAR)Officer-in-Charge - Regional Executive Director
JOVITA M. DATUIN, Ph.D.Chief Science Research SpecialistOfficer-in-Charge - Regional Technical Director for Research and Regulations
ERLINDA F. MANIPONChief Administrative OfficerOfficer-in-Charge - Regional Executive Director in concurrent capacity as Officer-in-Charge - Regional Technical Director for Research and Development
REGION II
NARCISO A. EDILLODirector IVRegional Executive Director
Dr. ROBERTO C. BUSANIAChief AgriculturistOfficer-in-Charge - Regional Technical Director for Operations and Extension
ROSE MARY G. AQUINODirector IIIRegional Technical Director for Research and Regulations
CORDILLERA ADMINISTRATIVE REGION
Dr. CAMERON P. ODSEYDirector IIIRegional Executive Director
Atty. JENNYLYN MALATEO-DAWAYANDirector III (CESO IV)Regional Technical Director for Research and Regulations
Engr. DANILO P. DAGUIODirector IIIRegional Technical Director for Operations and Extension
REGION III
CRISPULO G. BAUTISTADirector IVOfficer-in-Charge - Regional Executive Director
ARTHUR D. DAYRIT, Ph.D.Project Evaluation Officer VOfficer-in-Charge - Regional Technical Director for Research, Regulatory, and Integrated Laboratories
Dr. EDUARDO L. LAPUZ, Jr.Director IIIRegional Technical Director for Operations and Extension
REGION IV-A (CALABARZON)
VILMA M. DIMACULANGANChief AgriculturistOfficer-in-Charge, Regional Executive Director
Engr. ABELARDO R. BRAGASEngineer VOfficer-in-Charge - Regional Technical Director for Operations
Engr. MARCOS C. AVES, Sr.Engineer VOfficer-in-Charge - Regional Technical Director for Research, Regulations, and Integrated Laboratory
REGION IV-B (MIMAROPA)
ANTONIO G. GERUNDIODirector IV (CESO III)Regional Executive Director
Engr. ELMER T. FERRYDirector IIIRegional Technical Director for Operations
LOUELLA ROWENA D. LORENZANADirector IIIRegional Technical Director for Research and Regulations
REGION V
RODEL P. TORNILLADirector IVRegional Executive Director
LUZ R. MARCELINODirector IIIRegional Technical Director for Operations and Extension
EDGAR R. MADRIDDirector IIIRegional Technical Director for Research and Regulations
REGION VI
Engr. REMELYN R. RECOTERDirector IV (CESO III)Regional Executive Director
Dr. PETER S. SOBREVEGAChief Science Research SpecialistRegional Technical Director for Policy, Planning, Regulatory, Research, and Support Services
Engr. JOSE ALBERT A. BARROGOEngineer VOfficer-in-Charge - Regional Technical Director for Operations
REGION VII
Atty. SALVADOR D. DIPUTADO, LL.M., Ph.D.Director IVRegional Executive Director
MARINA T. HERMOSODirector IIIRegional Technical Director for Operations
Dr. WILBERTO O. CASTILLO, Ph.D.Chief AgriculturistOfficer-in-Charge - Regional Technical Director for Research and Development, and Regulations
REGION VIII
ANGEL C. ENRIQUEZDirector IV (CESO III)Regional Executive Director
LARRY U. SULTANDirector IIIRegional Technical Director for Operations
ELVIRA C. TORRESDirector IIIRegional Technical Director for Research and Regulations
REGION IX
RAD DONN L. CEDEÑODirector IVRegional Executive Director
FERDINAND D. GAMOROTDirector III (CSEE)Officer-in-Charge - Regional Technical Director for Operations and Extension
MARIA MELBA B. WEEDirector IIIRegional Technical Director for Research, Policy, Planning and Regulatory, and Integrated Laboratories
REGION X
CARLENE C. COLLADODirector IV (CESE)Regional Executive Director
CARMELITA T. BAJARLADirector IIIRegional Technical Director for Research and Regulations
CARLOTA S. MADRIAGADirector IIIRegional Technical Director for Operations
REGION XI
Engr. RICARDO M. OÑATE, JR., RPAEDirector IVOfficer-in-Charge - Regional Executive Director
MARILA L. CORPUZ, Ph.D.Director IIIRegional Technical Director for Operations and Extension
ANDRES L. ALEMANIADirector IIIRegional Technical Director for Research and Regulations
REGION XII
ARLAN M. MANGELENDirector IVRegional Executive Director
Dr. LORNA P. VILBARChief Science Research SpecialistOfficer-in-Charge - Regional Technical Director for Research and Regulations
DATU OMBRA SINSUAT, Jr.Director IIIRegional Technical Director for Operations and Extension
REGION XIII
ABEL JAMES I. MONTEAGUDODirector IVRegional Executive Director
REBECCA R. ATEGADevelopment Management Officer VOfficer-in-Charge - Regional Technical Director for Operations
NICANDRO M. NAVIA, Jr.Director IIIRegional Technical Director for Research, Regulations, and Integrated Laboratory
BANGSAMORO AUTONOMOUS REGION IN MUSLIM MINDANAO (BARMM)
MUHAMMAD S. YACOBMinisterMinister

ATTACHED AGENCIES

AGRICULTURAL CREDIT POLICY COUNCIL (ACPC)
JOCELYN ALMA R. BADIOLAExecutive Director IV (CESE)Executive Director
RAMON C. YEDRADeputy Executive Director IV (CESO III)Deputy Executive Director for Program Development Management Office
FERTILIZER AND PESTICIDE AUTHORITY
WILFREDO C. ROLDANExecutive Director IVExecutive Director
ROMIROSE B. PADINDirector IIIOfficer-in-Charge - Deputy Executive Director for Pesticide
ERIC C. DIVINAGRACIADeputy Executive Director IIIDeputy Executive Director for Fertilizer
NATIONAL FISHERIES RESEARCH AND DEVELOPMENT INSTITUTE (NFRDI)
Dr. LILIAN C. GARCIAInterim Executive Director (CESO V)Acting Executive Director
NATIONAL MEAT INSPECTION SERVICE (NMIS)
Dr. JOCELYN A. SALVADORDirector IIOfficer-in-Charge - Executive Director
Atty. BEATA HUMILDA O. OBSIOMADeputy Executive Director IIIDeputy Executive Director for Administration and Finance
Dr. ORLANDO C. ONGSOTTODirector IIOfficer-in-Charge - Deputy Executive Director for Field Operations
PHILIPPINE CARABAO CENTER
Dr. RONNIE D. DOMINGODirector IVOfficer-in-Charge - Executive Director
CARO B. SALCESDeputy Executive Director IIIDeputy Executive Director for Administration and Finance
Dr. CLARO N. MINGALAScientist IIIOfficer-in-Charge - Deputy Executive Director for Production and Research
PHILIPPINE CENTER FOR POSTHARVEST DEVELOPMENT AND MECHANIZATION (PhilMech)
BALDWIN G. JALLORINADirector IVDirector
Dr. MICHAEL A. GRAGASINSupervising Science Research SpecialistOfficer-in-Charge - Assistant Director
PHILIPPINE COUNCIL FOR AGRICULTURE AND FISHERIES (PCAF)
LIZA G. BATTAD, Ph.D.Executive DirectorExecutive Director
JULIETA E. OPULENCIADevelopment Management Officer VOfficer-in-Charge - Deputy Executive Director
SARAH G. CAYONAExecutive Director IIIReassigned to the Office of the Undersecretary for Consumer Affairs
PHILIPPINE FIBER INDUSTRY DEVELOPMENT AUTHORITY (PhilFIDA)
KENNEDY T. COSTALESExecutive Director IIIExecutive Director
ANNRAY V. RIVERADeputy Executive Director IIIDeputy Executive Director
PHILIPPINE RUBBER RESEARCH INSTITUTE (PRRI)
DENNIS H. PALABRICADirector IIIOfficer-in-Charge - Director

ATTACHED CORPORATIONS

NATIONAL DAIRY AUTHORITY (NDA)
MARILYN B. MABALEAdministrator III (CESO VI)Administrator
FARRELL BENJELIX C. MAGTOTODeputy Administrator IIIDeputy Administrator
Atty. JUDY CAROL L. DANSALAdministrator IIIAdministrator
Atty. RAUL A. CANON, Jr.Deputy AdministratorDeputy Administrator
GERRY J. AMBROSIOActing Assistant AdministratorAssistant Administrator for Finance and Administration
LEMUEL R. PAGAYUNANAssistant AdministratorAssistant Administrator for Operations
NATIONAL TOBACCO ADMINISTRATION (NTA)
ROBERTO R. BONOAN, Ph.D.AdministratorOfficer-in-Charge - Administrator
BENEDICTO M. SAVELLANODeputy AdministratorDeputy Administrator for Support Services
ROBERTO R. BONOAN, Ph.D.Deputy AdministratorDeputy Administrator for Operations
PHILIPPINE COCONUT AUTHORITY (PCA)
BENJAMIN R. MADRIGAL, Jr.AdministratorAdministrator
WALTER M. PARTOSADeputy AdministratorDeputy Administrator for Administrative and Finance
ROEL M. ROSALESDeputy AdministratorDeputy Administrator for Operations
ERLENE C. MANOHARRegional ManagerDeputy Administrator for Research and Development
PHILIPPINE CROP INSURANCE CORPORATION (PCIC)
Atty. JOVY C. BERNABEPresidentActing President
ANTONIO S. UY, IISenior Vice-PresidentSenior Vice President
SEGUNDO H. GUERRERO, Jr.Vice-PresidentVice President for Support Services Group
LUTHER ROMEO C. SALTINGActing Vice-PresidentVice President for Corporate Business Affairs Group
PHILIPPINE FISHERIES DEVELOPMENT AUTHORITY (PFDA)
Atty. GLEN A. PANGAPALANGeneral Manager
Engr. MIGUEL B. LAMBERTE, Jr.Assistant General Manager
PHILIPPINE RICE RESEARCH INSTITUTE (PhilRice)
JOHN C. DE LEON, Ph.D.Executive DirectorExecutive Director
EDUARDO JIMMY P. QUILANG, Ph.D.Chief Science Research SpecialistOfficer-in-Charge, Office of the Deputy Executive Director for Research
KAREN ELOISA T. BARROGA, Ph.D.Deputy Executive Director IVDeputy Executive Director for Development
ABNER T. MONTECALVODeputy Executive Director IVDeputy Executive Director for Administrative Services and Finance
FLORDELIZA H. BORDEY, Ph.D.Deputy Executive Director IVDeputy Executive Director for Special Concerns
SUGAR REGULATORY ADMINISTRATION (SRA)
HERMENIGILDO R. SERAFICAAdministrator IIIAdministrator
Atty. BRANDO D. NOROÑADeputy Administrator IIDeputy Administrator for Administration and Finance