Lobregat lauds Natividad as OIC, ARD of DepEd-9 PDF Print E-mail
Wednesday, 07 October 2015 10:56

By JUBELS SANTOS

Congressman Celso L. Lobregat congratulated OIC, Office of the Schools Division Superintendent, Division of Zamboanga City, Pedro Melchor Natividad on his assumption of additional duties with the DepEd Region IX.

Natividad was designated by Bro. Armin Luistro, Secretary of the Department of Education, as Officer-in-Charge, Office of Assistant Regional Director (OIC-ARD) of DepEd Region IX in a concurrent capacity effective immediately.

Sec. Luistro issued the Designation Order to Natividad in a Memorandum dated Sept. 11, 2015 a copy of which was received by the later on Sept. 28, 2015.

In his memorandum, Sec. Luistro said Natividad’s designation will carry with it the authority to assume the powers, duties and responsibilities of a Director III. As such, Natividad is entitled to representation and transportation allowances (RATA) except the salary of the position.

Congressman Lobregat acknowledged the valuable services rendered by Natividad as in- charge of the City’s Division of Schools. His new designation as Officer-in-Charge, Assistant Regional Director (DepED) IX, will afford him the opportunity to look into the concerns of the education sector on a wider perspective.  — Jubels Santos