The Department of Environment and Natural Resources (DENR) here welcomed Director Arturo Fadriquela as its new Assistant Regional Director for Management Services under Special Order No. 2020-193 issued by Environment Secretary Roy Cimatu on June 5, 2020.

Fadriquela replaced Director Amelita D.J. Ortiz, who is now assigned as the new Assistant Director of Biodiversity Management Bureau.

Fadriquela is a forester, and served the DENR office in CALABARZON region as its deputy director for technical services for four years.

During the turn-over ceremony, Paquito Moreno, executive director of the DENR in Central Luzon, expressed his gratitude to Ortiz for her significant contributions in the region, especially in administering the needs of the human workforce.

Meanwhile, in his acceptance speech, Fadriquela conveyed his commitment to continue carrying out human resources developmental programs in the region. (-30-)