ERDB Director Sofio B. Quintana leads the oath taking of newly-promoted employees in ERDB held on May 15, 2019.

ERDB Director Sofio B. Quintana administered the oath taking ceremony for the 15 ERDB main office and 19 regional research centers’ newly promoted/appointed employees during the program held on May 15, 2019 at the ERDB Auditorium.

The promotion is part of the 4th tranche of mass promotion of ERDB since its rationalization in 2015. Mr. Mattheus Imcon V. Abris, new Science Research Analyst of ERDB and Ms. Carissa C. Collado, new Training Specialist I of ERDB-WWRRDEC (Watershed and Water Resources Research, Development and Extension Center) as representatives of the main office and research centers, respectively gave their message of appreciation during the program.

ERDB Director, Dr. Sofio B. Quintana gave the inspirational message. He congratulated the appointees for a job well done. He said, “Now that you are promoted, you have to prove that you are deserving enough to take on more responsibility.” He also reminded them to thank their division chief because they are the ones who endorsed them for promotion. Marla V. Cambay, TTD