LOS BAÑOS, LAGUNA - It is indeed a happy new year for the Ecosystems Research and Development Bureau (ERDB) as it welcomes Dr. Henry A. Adornado as the new Director.


During the formal turn-over ceremony held on January 7, 2015, former OIC-Director, Dr. Portia G. Lapitan thanked the ERDB constituents for the unwavering support during her term and for welcoming Dr. Adornado.

In his acceptance message, Dr. Adornado expressed his deepest gratitude for the warm welcome he received upon arriving at the Bureau and expects the full support of the employees throughout his term. He pledged to continue existing projects and accepted the challenge of surpassing ERDB's accomplishments under Dr. Lapitan's leadership. Dr. Adornado also congratulated ERDB for hitting the 100% accomplishment mark on the National Greening Program's targets for 2014 which only proves ERDB's commitment and dedication to tasks assigned.

Dr. Adornado served as the Head Executive Assistant of Sec. Ramon J. P. Paje for eight months before being appointed as ERDB's Acting-Director.


Dr. Henry A. Adornado Acting-Director