Concerted efforts of the Department of the Interior and Local Government (DILG)-Zambales and Provincial Liga ng mga Barangay (LnB)-Zambales Chapter paved the way for the overall success of the 2018 Provincial LnB Zambales Chapter Election held on July 30, 2018 at Zambales Training and Conference Center.
The conduct of the Provincial LnB Chapter Election is in compliance with Article One, Chapter I, Title Six, Book III of the Local Government Code of 1991 which states that "there shall be an organized Liga ng mga Barangay (LnB) Chapters at the Municipal, City, Provincial and Metropolitan Political Subdivision levels which shall elect their respective officers and members."
All 13 Municipal Liga Presidents of Zambales attended and casted their votes. Present also during the election were the Board of Election Supervisors chaired by DILG Provincial Director Armi V. Bactad, with members Atty. Marvyn A. Gaerlan of Commission on Elections (COMELEC), Dr. Romeo M. Alip, School Division Superintendent of the Department of Education (DepEd), Bishop Virginio Ducos of Hiyas ng Pag-asa (Church Leader) and Iba TODA President Mr. Ulysis Acera (CSO Representative).
Based on the canvass of the results of the election, below are the proclaimed winners:
POSITION NAME & MUNICIPALITY
President Raedag A. Villamin, Jr. (Iba)
Vice-President Rowena C. Sawey (Subic)
Auditor Romeo D. Calimlim II (Castillejos)
Board of Directors Joseph D. Ablola (Cabangan)
Cherry Anne R. Andal (San Narciso)
Eddie S. Aurelio (Palauig)
Deo N. Delos Reyes (San Antonio)
Eddie B. Domingo (San Marcelino)
Garry R. Guevarra (Botolan)
Alvin E. Mana (Candelaria)
Athos M. Maya (Sta. Cruz)
Christian Pierre T. Nacin (Masinloc)
Gregorio A. Reguindin (San Felipe)
Newly-elected LnB Zambales Chapter President Raedag A. Villamin, Jr. will sit as an ex-officio member of the Sangguniang Panlalawigan.