COMMISSION ON APPOINTMENTS IS 35: 2022 LOYALTY AWARDEES (Standing: L-R) Gerry N. Reyes, Ma. Agnes M. Arandia, Rene A. Cayetano, Dir. Elsie G. Montecillo, Ma. Luisa P. Pagayucan, Maria Zenerosa B. Almario, Lelisa A. Fadriquela, Josephine S. Capoquian, Maria Czarina Ann S. Vallarta-Blas, Daisy O. Delima, Rav Mc Lester S. Asi, Marissa M. Domingo, Mitzi Hazel M. Tan, Gorgonio O. Espineli, Gaudencio S. Sadicon, Jr. and (Seated: 1st from left) Dep. Sec. Arturo C. Paras. Sr. Staff Officers/Members (Seated: 2nd L-R) Dep. Sec. Joey C. Flaminiano, CA Sec. Myra Marie D. Villarica, Sgt-at-Arms P/BGen. Nicasio Javier Radovan Jr. (Ret.), and Dep. Sec. Alfredo Alvin S. Cruz.
THIRTY-FIVE years after its rebirth in the 1987 Constitution, the Commission on Appointments celebrated its JADE Anniversary last August 25, 2022.
CA Secretary Myra Marie D. Villarica delivered a warm welcome remarks to start the hybrid CA 35th Anniversary celebration attended by CA officers, members, employees and guests via Webex (on-line) and in-person. Senate President / CA Chairperson Juan Miguel “Migz” F. Zubiri and CA Vice Chairperson Ramon N. Guico Jr. shared their audio/video-recorded inspirational messages followed by a video production introducing the newly-elected officers and members, secretary and sergeant-at-arms of the Commission.
The program was highlighted by the awarding of personalized photo frames to deserving loyalty awardees who rendered 15, 20, 25, 30, and 35 years of dedicated service in the CA. A special video production was played to recognize the awardees who served the Commission for 30 and 35 years. To add more fun and enjoyment to the celebration, a 70’s retro-themed OOTD and dance competitions, likewise, ensued.
Former CA Secretary Antonio M. Bernardo and CSC Chairperson Karlo Alexei B. Nograles were also present in-person to grace the occasion. The celebration of the CA’s 35th Anniversary started in the morning with a Thanksgiving Mass officiated by AFP Camp Aguinaldo’s Military Chaplain, Rev. Fr. Jude Bisinga (CA-CTS, 08/27/22)
CA SR. STAFF OFFICERS/MEMBERS W/ CSC CHAIR AND FORMER CA SECRETARY ON THE OCCASION OF THE CA’s 35TH ANNIVERSARY: (L-R) Dir. Zeigfredo Jose R. Samarista, Dir. Dennis C. Perang, Dep. Sec. Joey C. Flaminiano, Dir. Manolito L. Mercader, Dir. Lyndon Paul R. Daz, Dir. Vladimir T. Mata, Dep. Sec. Arturo C. Paras, Dir. Susan I. Tabil, CSC Chair Karlo B. Nograles, CA Sec. Myra Marie D. Villarica, former CA Sec. Antonio M. Bernardo, Dir. Elsie G. Montecillo, Dir. Milaluna D. Ignacio, Dir. Steve Blas A. Dela Cruz, Asst.Sgt-at-Arms Manny V. Pecson, Dir. Raymund A. Alzaga, and Dep. Sec. Alfredo Alvin S. Cruz.