Bids and Awards Committee
HON. FLORENCIO V. BENTREZ
Hon. Bentrez is from the “Cradle of Nature’s Gift“, the Municipality of Tuba. He was once an employee of the Philex Mining Corporation as a Mill Shift Supervisor and later a Mill Shift Superintendent. In 1988, he started his political career in the Municipality of Tuba from being a Councilor to Vice Mayor and up to the Municipality’s Mayor. Hon. Bentrez served for three (3) consecutive terms as the Mayor of Tuba from 2007 to 2016.
HON. JUAN M. NAZARRO, JR
Hon. Nazarro, Jr. is from the “Sulfur Spring of Benguet “, the Municipality of Bokod. He is a Certified Public Accountant and a Lawyer by Profession. He was once an Executive Assistant of former Governor Raul Molintas and the Provincial Legal Officer of the Province. He started his political career as a Sangguniang Panlalawigan Member in 2004 and was re-elected during the 2016 election.
HON. BERNARD S. WACLIN
Hon. Waclin is from the Municipality of Itogon. In 1995, he started his political career as a Barangay Kagawad and later on became a Sangguniang Bayan Member of Itogon. He was also elected twice as an Ex-Officio Member of the Sangguniang Panlalawigan, as the ABC and the PCL President, respectively.
HON. ROBERT M. NAMORO
Hon. Namoro is from the “Valley of Colors“, the Municipality of La Trinidad. He first served as a Barangay Kagawad and later on became the Barangay Captain of Poblacion, La Trinidad. During his time as a barangay captain, he was elected and served for two (2) consecutive term as the ABC President and Ex-Officio Member of the Sangguniang Bayan of La Trinidad. In 2013, he was elected and is now on his 3rd term as SP Member.
HON. JIM G. BOTIWEY
Hon. Botiwey is also from the Municipality of La Trinidad. He started his political career as a Barangay Kagawad of Lubas, La Trinidad in 1992 and thereafter became an Ex-Officio Member of the Sangguniang Bayan of La Trinidad. In 2004, Hon. Botiwey became a Regular Member of La Trinidad SB and served for three (3) consecutive term thereafter. He was then elected in 2013 and is now on his 3rd term as a Sangguniang Panlalawigan Member.
HON. RUBEN E. PAOAD
Hon. Paoad is from the “Land of Fascinating Caves“, the Municipality of Tublay. He started his political career as a Member of the Sangguniang Bayan of Tublay in 2001 and later elected as its Vice Mayor. In 2007, Hon. Paoad was elected and served for three (3) consecutive term as the Mayor of Tublay. He was then elected as a Sangguniang Panlalawigan Member during the 2016 election and is currently the Chairman of the Committee on Disaster Risk Reduction and Management and formerly the Chairman of the Committee on Legal Matter and Rules.
HON. ROBERTO K. CANUTO
Hon. Canuto is from the “Cocoon Producer of Benguet“, the Municipality of Kapangan. He was a District Attorney of the Public Attorney’s Office (PAO) - Department of Justice (DOJ) from 1985 to 2007 prior his election as the Local Chief Executive (LCE) of the Municipality of Kapangan in 2007. As the Municipal Mayor, he had served for three (3) consecutive term and in 2016, he was elected as a member of the Sangguniang Panlalawigan of the Province up to date.
HON. MELCHOR C. GUESEY
Hon. Guesey is from the Municipality of Buguias. He is the Barangay Captain of Catlubong, Buguias and was elected as the President of the Association of Barangay Captains (ABC) - Benguet Chapter in 2018, as such, Hon. Guesey is an Ex-Officio Member of the Sangguniang Panlalawigan.