LUNA, Apayao – Hon. Hanz Palacay of Barangay Nueva in Santa Marcela officially assumed the role of Sangguniang Kabataan Federation President (SKFP) for the Apayao Chapter recently.
The 22-year-old’s journey to leadership culminated when he secured five out of seven votes from the SK municipal federation presidents.
Standing alongside Palacay are the federation’s other newly elected officials: Ms. Nelkie Xyza S. Butel from Flora as Vice President, Lyndyl John C. Lorenzo from Pudtol as Secretary, Montes Moyaen from Conner as Treasurer, Alberto B. Du Jr. of Luna as Auditor, and Public Relations Officer Jess Lee Danggan from Calanasan. Additionally, Jazreal Jamila Enciso from Kabugao will serve as Sergeants-at-Arms.
Acting Vice Governor Kyle Mariah Chelsea Bulut-Cunan administered the oath of office, marking the official commencement of their respective roles.
Palacay, as SKPF President, is set to become an ex-officio member of the Sangguniang Panlalawigan, succeeding the outgoing SK Federation President, Hon. Wenz Nathaly Cagat-Alferez, who held the position for an impressive six-year term. This transition symbolizes a shift in leadership and brings a fresh perspective for the yApayao youth. By M Acantilado