“Retirement is not the end of the road. It is the beginning of the open highway”. – Unknown

Congratulations! and Thank you to Mr. Julio N. Donato for his thirty-two years of government service.        

The EMB-CAR family, through Regional Director Ma. Victoria V. Abrera handed a plaque of appreciation to its former employee, Mr. Julio N. Donato on his productive 32 years in service given last October 3, 2021 at ORD Hall.

Mr. Julio N. Donato held the position as Supervising Environmental Management Specialist of PEMU Apayao and was recognized with his promising commitment and dedication in the public service. Prior to his Supervising EMS stint in the province of Apayao, he was one of the technical employees in the Water and Air Monitoring Section who was instrumental in various environmental activities in the bureau.

He is fondly called “Manung Julio” who has been appreciated as a God fearing and a father-like figure to his colleagues. He was also part of the EMB Choral group as one of the most powerful Tenors in the office. He has brought a harmonious working relationship with his co- workers for more than three decades in service.

The Regional Director expressed her profound gratitude to Mr. Donato for being part of the building blocks on the foundation and development of the office.

Mr. Donato likewise thanked the Regional Director, his co-workers and the department for their contribution in his career development. With this, he only has nice words of remembering the experiences and the people behind his remarkable journey.

The undertaking was also witnessed by the AFD Chief Engr. Eldelinita D. Andres, Ms. Wilhelmina O. Lagunilla, Section Chief of Ambient Monitoring Section, Ms. Marilou P. Weygan, staff from the HR Unit, and other EMB-CAR employees.//