Joint Zamboanga, Isabela cities PESO elect new officers PDF Print E-mail
Thursday, 05 September 2013 13:32

The joint Public Employment Service Office (PESO) of Zamboanga City and Isabela City elected a new set of officers for the year 2013-2018.

Elected were: Florence Alcazar of the Western Mindanao State University, president; Alexius D. Silorio of the Zamboanga State College of Marine Sciences and Technology, vice president; Antoniette M. Ganado of the Southern City Colleges, secretary; Ma Lourdes T. Buenaventura of the Claret College of Isabela, auditor; Edna D. Juanito of the Unibersidad de Zamboanga, public information officer; and Luvisminda Tugahan of the Zamboanga Polytechnic College, treasurer.

Lourdes Francisco of the local government of Zamboanga City and Otilla Ricablanca of the local government of Isabela City were designated as advisers.

PESOs, mandated under Republic Act 8759, otherwise known as the PESO Act of 1999, provide employment facilitation services, and are frontline actors in livelihood and manpower development; training; skills registry updating and maintenance; and labor market information disseminators.