Rosanna “Ria” Vergara Biography

Rosanna Vergara is a Filipino politician. She is the current congressman of the third legislative district of Nueva Ecija Province. Running under the ruling PDP-Laban Party in the May 13, 2019 election, she defeated former congresswoman Czarina Umali of the local Unang Sigaw Party.

Rosanna Vergara
Rosanna Vergara (Credit: Facebook Page)

Personal Information
Complete Name –> Rosanna V. Vergara
Nickname –> Ria
Birth Date –> November 5, 1963 (Age 56)
Birth Place –> Cabanatuan City, Nueva Ecija, Philippines

Family
Siblings –> 4 including bankers Leopoldo Vergara and Francisca de Leon-Garcia
Spouse –> Cabanatuan City Vice Mayor and former Mayor Julius Cesar V. Vergara
Children –> Mayor Myca Vergara of Cabanatuan City, Jake, and Gaea

Education
College – Ateneo de Manila University
Course – Business Management
College – Fashion Institute of Technology, New York
Course – Apparel Production Management (Summa Cum Laude)
Master – Business Administration, Harvard Business School, United States (1994)

Political Career / Work Experiences
2019-Present – Chairperson, House Committee on Ethics and Privileges
2019-Present – Vice Chairperson, House Committee on Basic Education And Culture
2019-Present – Vice Chairperson, House Committee on Trade And Industry
2016-Present – Congresswoman

Business Career
* President & Chief Executive Officer, Cabanatuan Electric Corporation (CELCOR)
* Founder, First Cabanatuan Ventures Corporation (FCVC)
* Former Production Manager of Calvin Klein Industries, Inc.
* Former Production Coordinator of Natori, a New York-based fashion company

Bill / Laws / Resolutions
House Bill 1320 – AN ACT CREATING THE DEPARTMENT OF WATER, IRRIGATION, SEWAGE AND SANITATION RESOURCE MANAGEMENT, DEFINING ITS POWERS AND FUNCTIONS, APPROPRIATING FUNDS THEREFOR, AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES

House Bill 3281 – AN ACT PROVIDING FOR REGULATION OF TRICYCLES, INSTITUTIONALIZING MECHANISMS FOR ITS IMPLEMENTATION

House Bill 3889 – AN ACT INCREASING THE BED CAPACITY OF DR. PAULINO J. GARCIA MEMORIAL RESEARCH AND MEDICAL CENTER IN CABANATUAN CITY, NUEVA ECIJA FROM FOUR HUNDRED (400) BEDS TO SIX HUNDRED (600) BEDS, AUTHORIZING THE INCREASE OF ITS PERSONNEL, UPGRADING ITS HOSPITAL FACILITIES AND PROFESSIONAL HEALTHCARE SERVICES AND APPROPRIATING FUNDS THEREFOR

House Bill 5673 – AN ACT AUTHORIZING THE DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH (DOH) TO SET AND APPROVE THE BED CAPACITY AND SERVICE CAPABILITY OF ALL DOH-RETAINED HOSPITALS

House Bill 5835 – AN ACT CREATING A BARANGAY TO BE KNOWN AS BARANGAY BAGONG BUHAY IN THE CITY OF PALAYAN, PROVINCE OF NUEVA ECIJA

House Bill 6135 – AN ACT ESTABLISHING THE FISCAL REGIME FOR THE MINING INDUSTRY

RELATED: List of Current Congressmen and CongressWomen of the Philippines 2019 – 2022

RELATED: Biography of Aurelio Umali , Jose Gay Padiernos

See also: Famous People from Nueva Ecija

Any comment?

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.