Florencio Miraflores Biography

Florencio Miraflores is a Filipino politician. He is currently the governor of Aklan Province in Western Visayas Region. Running as a reelectionist under Partido Demokratiko Pilipino-Lakas ng Bayan (PDP-Laban), he defeated 3-termer Kalibo mayor William Sucgang Lachica of Nationalist People’s Coalition (NPC) and two other independent candidates Pablo Dela Cruz Beltran and Felicisimo Yetyet Tanumtanum, Jr.

Florencio Miraflores
Florencio “Joeben” Miraflores (Credit: Facebook)

Personal Information
Complete Name –> Florencio Tumbocon Miraflores
Nickname –> Joeben
Birth Date –> July 1, 1951
Hometown –> Ibajay, Aklan, Philippines

Father –> Former Ibajay Mayor Dr. Jose Conlu Miraflores
Mother –> Eusebia Tumbocon Miraflores, a retired public school teacher
Sisters –> 2
Uncle –> Bishop Ciceron SM. Tumbocon
* Joeben was 4 years old when his father died.
Wife –> Ma. Lourdes Villanueva Martin, Granddaughter of former Capiz Governor Villanueva

Elementary –> Naisud Elementary School
High School –> St. Clement’s College in Iloilo City
College –> De La Salle University in Manila
Degree –> Industrial and Management Engineering

Political Career / Work Experiences
2013-Present – Governor
2004-2013 – Congressman
1995-2004 – Governor
1988–1995 – Mayor, Ibajay Municipality
1984-1987 – Deputy Area Manager, Ministry of Human Settlements
* Former Human Settlements Officer of the Ministry of Human Settlements, Municipality of Ibajay
1972-1975 – Training and Information Office of the Provincial Development Staff

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See also: Famous People from Aklan Province

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