City of Koronadal, South Cotabato – The Regional Social Development Committee (RSDC) XII members unanimously elected Private Sector Representative (PSR) of Sarangani Province to Regional Development Council (RDC) XII Richlie Lyndon L. Magtulis as Chairperson and Mayor of Koronadal City Eliordo U. Ogena as Co-Chairperson of the Committee during its 4th Quarter Meeting on November 25, 2019 in Koronadal City.
PSR Magtulis, currently the Executive Director of Condrado and Ladislawa Alcantara Foundation, Inc., was also the Chairperson of this Committee for the term 2013-2016.
Mayor Ogena is the newly elected Mayor of the City of Koronadal and was unanimously elected as Co-Chairperson of the Committee.
The selection was made by the members based on the approved guidelines of the reorganization of RDC Sectoral Committees for the term 2019-2022. In the guidelines, the Chairperson shall come from the RDC XII PSRs and the Co-Chairperson from the government sector, either from the Local Chief Executives or Regional Directors of National Government Agencies.
The term of the elected officials shall coincide with the term of local chief executives. They will serve the Committee for the period 2019-2022.
Other officers of the Committee include Regional Director Teresita Socorro C. Ramos of NEDA XII, as Vice Chairperson of the Committee and Ms. Ma. Lulu E. Valencia, Chief Economic Development Specialist of NEDA XII – Development Research Division as head of the RSDC XII Secretariat. (Apollo Y. Manlawe, NEDA XII-DRD)