Ronnie Lagnada is a Filipino engineer and politician. He is currently serving as mayor of Butuan City in Agusan Del Norte Province, Caraga Region. He was reelected as mayor in the May 9, 2022 general election, defeating Norbert Pagaspas of the ruling PDP-Laban Party and independent candidates Edward Chan and Myrna Bernados.
In the May 13, 2019 election, he ran for mayor under the Nacionalista Party and defeated Nonong Balanon of the ruling PDP-Laban Party and Edward Chan of Partido Federal Party and independent candidate Manuel Esteves.
Complete Name –> Ronnie Vicente C. Lagnada
Nickname –> RCL, Ronnievic
Birth Date –> November 20, 1962 (age 59 years)
Hometown –> Butuan City, Agusan Del Norte, Philippines
Spouse –> Titing C. Lagnada
Children – 2 Sons
College – Xavier University (Ateneo De Cagayan)
Degree – Civil Engineering
Political Career / Work Experiences
2016-Present – Mayor, Butuan City
* Owner, Equi-Parco Construction Company
In 2021, Mayor Ronnie Vicente Lagnada was the only Filipino among the fifteen winners of Bloomberg Philanthropies’ 2021 Global Mayors Challenge. This was a recognition of his “AgriBoost” project which aims to address the high rates of hunger and food insecurity in Butuan City.
See also: Famous People from Agusan Del Norte