New EMB Assistant Director named

Attuned to the continuing organizational development of the Department of Environment and Natural Resources (DENR), Environment Sec. Ramon Paje has designated Eva S. Ocfemia as new OIC, Assistant Director of the Environmental Management Bureau Central Office in Quezon City.

            Prior to his designation as the OIC, Assistant Director, Ocfemia led the EMB Regional Office in Bicol as the Regional Director (RD) since September 2011.

            Dir. Ocfemia has succeeded then Assistant Director Gilbert Gonzales who is now the Regional Executive Director (RED) of DENR Bicol.

          Director Ocfemia is a chemical engineer, who later pursued her Masters Degree in Engineering Science at the University of Melbourne in Australia. She earned her Doctor of Philosophy with Magna Cum Laude honors in Aquinas University of Legazpi City.

            Meanwhile, RD Bobby Sheen of EMB 4B, will take the place of Dir. Ocfemia as the EMB RD of Bicol Region.

Press Release: July 25, 2012