Hermogenes Ebdane is a Filipino politician and retired police officer with the rank of Director General. He is currently serving as the governor of Zambales Province in Central Luzon Region, Philippines.
In the May 9, 2022 election, Hermogenes Ebdane ran under the local party Sulong Zambales and defeated three-term Congresswoman Cheryl Deloso-Montalla of the Nationalist People’s Coalition (NPC).
Complete Name –> Hermogenes Edejer Ebdane, Jr.
Nickname –> Jun
Birth Date –> December 30, 1948 (age 73)
Birthplace –> Candelaria, Zambales, Philippines
Spouse –> Alma Cabanayan
Children –> Botolan Mayor and former Congressman Jun Omar Ebdane and Board Member and former Iba Mayor Jun Rundstedt “Rundy” Ebdane.
College – Mapua Institute of Technology
Course – Civil Engineering
College – Philippine Military Academy
Post Graduate – Philippine College of Criminology
Course – Master of Arts in Criminology
Post Graduate – Bicol University
Course – Doctor Of Philosophy in Peace and Security Administration
2010-2016, 2019-Present – Governor
2005-2009 – Secretary, Department of Public Works and Highways
2007 – Secretary, National Defense
2002-2004 – Chief, Philippine National Police
Philippine Legion of Honor
Distinguished Conduct Star
PNP Distinguished Service Medal
Scandals and Controversies
In 2015, Ebdane was accused of graft and usurpation of duty in connection with the alleged anomalous issuance of permits to a small-scale mining firm. He vowed to face the accusation squarely.
See also: Famous People from Zambales