From L-R: Dr. Rod Allan A. De Lara, Dr. Larry L. Cabatic, Mr. Louie C. Jamora, Hon. Fortunato T. Dela Peña, Mr. Edward C. Albaracin, and Dr. Josette T. Biyo.
Hon. Fortunato T. De La Peña, Secretary of the Department of Science and Technology officiated the Oath Taking of PSHS System’s two new Campus Directors, on August 4, 2016, at the PSHS System, Agham Road, Diliman, Quezon City. Mr. Edward C. Albaracin and Mr. Louie C. Jamora are the first campus directors of PSHS MIMAROPA Region Campus (PSHS-MRC) and PSHS Zamboanga Peninsula Region Campus (PSHS-ZRC) respectively. They both assumed duty on August 1, 2016.
Mr. Albaracin was the Chief of Curriculum and Instruction Services Division in PSHS Western Visayas Campus and a PSHS Alumnus of this campus. Mr. Jamora was formerly the Associate Professor and Department Chair in Dr. Emilio B. Espinosa Sr. Memorial State College of Agriculture and Technology, a state college in Masbate.
Also gracing the event were PSHS System Board of Trustees Member and Science Education Institute Director, Dr. Josette T. Biyo, PSHS System Executive Director, Dr. Larry L. Cabatic, and Deputy Executive Director, Dr. Rod Allan A. De Lara.
PSHS-MRC and PSHS-ZPRC complete the 16 PSHS campuses around the country. On their first year, PSHS-MRC will temporarily operate at Romblon Convention Center, Odiongan, Romblon while PSHS-ZRC will temporarily operate at Dipolog Sports Complex, Barangay Olingan, Dipolog City, Zamboanga del Norte. (afrsantos)