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Engr. Gilbert C. Gonzales

Regional Executive Director


                 A graduate of Civil and Environmental and Sanitary Engineering from the Mapua Institute of Technology, RED Gilbert C. Gonzales also has a Masters Degree in Environmental Studies from the University of New South Wales (UNSW), in Sydney, Australia. The extensive experience of RED Gonzales in the field of environmental protection and management is well preceded by his participation in training and scholarships here and abroad.

              RED Gonzales is a Career Executive Service Officer III and has held various key positions in DENR such as Regional Director of EMB Region V, and EMB Assistant Director and Bureau Director. As Regional Executive Director of DENR Region V, his accomplishments show his intense determination to implement all existing environmental laws. He was also assigned at the Office of the Undersecretary for Field Operations to oversee area development projects for Luzon. After which, he served as Regional Executive Director of Region VII until June 2019.

               Pursuant to DENR Special Order No. 2019-434 dated June 27, 2019, RED Gonzales is also designated as OIC, Assistant Secretary for Field Operations-Southern Luzon and concurrently as Regional Executive Director for DENR IVA CALABARZON.