Sherwin Gatchalian

EFFECTIVE

EMPOWERING

Educationi
 Bachelor in Business
Administration from Boston
College (1995)
Work Experienceii
 Congressman (2013present)
 Mayor, Valenzuela City
(2004-2013)
 Congressman (2001-2004)
Laws Principally Authorediii
 Principal Author of 56 bills in
the 16th Congress, of which
1 has become law . This bill
is HB04361 (which provide
scholarships and incentives
for students training to be
teachers) which eventually
became r RA10687 (which
provides a comprehensive
and unified student financial
aid system)
Programs Enacted
 Oversaw construction of the
new City Hall,
pubcliValenzuela City
Emergency Hospital (2012)iv

allowing for more accurate
accountable tax collection,
increasing city revenue from
900 million pesos in 2004 to 2
billion pesos in 2012v

Major Awardsvi

ETHICAL

Capacity-Building
s
Programs
Actions to Improve Ethics
 Built over 2000
 Formed Valenzuela’s
classrooms and
Ethics Board in 2005,
provided free math
which has acted on
and English
136 cases, including
workbooks in public
43 cases that
schools under the
dismissed corrupt
Win ang Edukasyon
public servantsxiv
program (20042013)ix
 Launched the K-6 InSchool Feeding
Program (2012)x
 Launched the NanayTeacher Parenting
Camp campaign.
Implemented in all
public elementary
schools in Valenzuela
(2014)xi
Participatory DecisionMaking
 Organized barangay
health workers to
deliver government
sponsored health
programsxii
Introduced the 3S Excellence in
Pro-Poor Programs
Public Service Program,

Manila 40 Under 40
International Development
Leaders (2013)vii
The Outstanding Young Men
Honoree for Public Service
(2011)
Champion of Health
Governance Awardee

Dalaw ni Dok and
Gamot Handog
programs (2009)
providing housebound
senior citizens athome care and free
medicinexiii

Best Mayor in CAMANAVA
(2008)

Publicationsviii

Realizing Good Governance
through Good Education (2013)

i “Hon. Gatchalian, Sherwin T.” Republic of the Philippines House of Representatives 16 th
Congress. Accessed on January 26, 2016.
http://www.congress.gov.ph/members/search.php?id=gatchalian-s
ii Ibid
iii “House Bills and Resolutions.” Republic of the Philippines House of Representatives 16 th
Congress. Accessed January 25, 2016. http://www.congress.gov.ph/download/?d=billstext

iv “Health and Social Welfare, Focus of Valenzuela City Foundation Day Celebration.” The
Official Website of the City of Valenzuela. November 16. 2012.
http://www.valenzuela.gov.ph/index.php/article/news/1238
v Aquino, Patricia. “VIDEO: Rep. Sherwin Gatchalian on Why the PH is Not a Hopeless
Case.” Interaksyon, November 11, 2014. http://www.interaksyon.com/article/98995/rep-sherwin-gatchalian-on-why-the-ph-is-not-a-hopeless-case
vi “Hon Win Gatchalian Profile.” The Official Website of the City Government of
Valenzuela. Accessed on January 26, 2016.
http://www.valenzuela.gov.ph/index.php/government/officials/District+1/Congress+Repres
entative/131
vii "Mayor Sherwin Gatchalian." Manila 40 Under 40 International Development Leaders. Devex, 19
Feb. 2013. Web. 11 Jan. 2016.

viii Gatchalian, Sherwin. Realizing Good Governance Through Education. Rep. Philippines Statistics
Authority, 1 Oct. 2013. Web. 11 Jan. 2016.

ix “Hon Win Gatchalian Profile.” The Official Website of the City Government of
Valenzuela. Accessed on January 26, 2016.
http://www.valenzuela.gov.ph/index.php/government/officials/District+1/Congress+Repres
entative/131
x Bautista, Evelyn Samson. "Valenzuela City, Ateneo Jumpstart City-wide In-School Feeding
Program." (30 Oct. 2012): n. pag. Tayo Na, Valenzuela. City Government of Valenzuela, 30 Oct.
2012. Web. 11 Jan. 2016.

xi “Nanay-Teacher Parenting Camp to Train Parents in Marilao, Bulacan.” Bayanihan,
November 14, 2014. http://bayanihan.org/2014/11/14/nanay-teacher-parenting-camp-totrain-parents-in-marilao-bulacan/

xii “Valenzuela Organizes Baarangay Health Workers.” Yahoo! News, April 22, 2013.
https://sg.news.yahoo.com/valenzuela-organizes-baarangay-health-workers164710153.html
xiii Cayabyab, Mark Lester S. (ed.) “Valenzuela City, Ulat sa Bayan 2004-2013.” The
Official Website of Valenzuela City. Accessed January 26, 2016.
http://www.valenzuela.gov.ph/files/ulat_sa_bayan.pdf
xiv Ibid

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