DAR Officials

SECRETARY

Atty. JOHN R. CASTRICIONES
Secretary
Department of Agrarian Reform

UNDERSECRETARIES

Atty. KARLO S. BELLO
Undersecretary
Field Operations Office (FOO)

Atty. LUIS MEINRADO C. PAÑGULAYAN 
Undersecretary 
Legal Affairs Office (LAO)

Atty. EMILY O. PADILLA
Undersecretary
Support Services Office (SSO)
Atty. LUCIUS JUN JUN G. MALSI
Undersecretary
Finance, Management and Administration Office (FMAO)

BERNIE F. CRUZ
Undersecretary
Foreign Assisted and Special Projects Office (FASPO)

Atty. DAVID D. ERRO
Undersecretary
Policy, Planning and Research Office (PPRO)

Atty. CARIM L. PANUMPANG
Undersecretary
Special Concerns Office

 

ASSISTANT SECRETARIES

Atty. ELMER N. DISTOR
Assistant Secretary
Field Operations Office (FOO)

Atty. MARIA CELESTINA M. TAM, CESO III
OIC - Assistant Secretary
Legal Affairs Office (LAO)

MA. CELERINA G. AFABLE, CESE
OIC - Assistant Secretary
Support Services Office (SSO)
Atty. MA. PATRICIA RUALO-BELLO
OIC - Assistant Secretary
Finance, Management and Administration Office (FMAO)

DIRECTORS

    Office of the Secretary

JAMES ARSENIO O. PONCE, CESO V  
Director
Presidential Agrarian Reform Council Secretariat (PARCSec)

CLEON LESTER G. CHAVEZ 
Director
Public Assistance and Media Relations Service (PAMRS)

    Field Operations Office

Engr. LEANDRO A. CAYMO, CESO III 
Director
Bureau of Land Tenure Improvement (BLTI)

Engr. JOEY G. SUMATRA 
Assistant Director
Bureau of Land tenure Improvement (BLTI)

    Legal Affairs Office

Atty. MARVIN V. BERNAL
Director
LegaL Service

Atty. MARJORIE P. AYSON
OIC - Director
Bureau of Agrarian Legal Assistance (BALA)

MARIA FATIMA T. YADAO
Assistant Director
Bureau of Agrarian Legal Assistance (BALA)

 

    Support Services Office

SUSANA EVANGELISTA-LEONES, CESO III
Director
Bureau of Agrarian Reform Beneficiaries Development (BARBD)

MA. CELERINA G. AFABLE, CESE
Director
Project Management Service (PMS)

MA. ELENA C. CABAƇES
OIC - Assistant Director
Bureau of Agrarian Reform Beneficiaries Development (BARBD)

 

    Finance, Management and Administration Office

PRIMO C. LARA
Director
Administrative Service

AURITA C. ANG
Director
Finance and Management Service (FMS)

SUSANA R. SERRANO
Director
Agrarian Refrom Capacity Development Service (ARCDS)

 

Policy, Planning and Research Office

LETECIA N. DAMOLES-CANALES, CESO IV
Director
Policy and Planning Service (PPS)

NESTOR C. BAYONETO
Director
Management Information Systems Service (MISS)

GARLAND LEILA A. CUARTEROS
OIC - Director
Policy and Research Service (PRS)

 

    Department of Agrarian Reform Adjudication Board

USec. LUIS MEINRADO C. PAÑGULAYAN
Vice Chairperson
Department of Agrarian Reform Adjudication Board

Atty. ROLANDO S. CUA
OIC - Board Member
Department of Agrarian Reform Adjudication Board

Atty. JIM G. COLETO
Board Member
Department of Agrarian Reform Adjudication Board

Atty. MILAGROS ISABEL A. CRISTOBAL
Board Member
Department of Agrarian Reform Adjudication Board

Atty. ROLAND C. MANALAYSAY
Executive Director
DARAB Secretariat