Mr. Julius B. Undar has been confirmed as the new Chief Administrative Officer of the West Visayas State University Administration Division. The appointment occurred on July 17, 2017 at the guest lounge of the Center for International Linkages and Public Information (CILPI). Present during this momentous affair was WVSU President Dr. Luis M. Sorolla, Jr., VP for Administration and Finance Dr. Bobby D. Gerardo, VP for Research Training and Extension Dr. Ma. Lulu L. Loyola, Director of the University Planning and Development Office (UPDO) Dr. Wilhelm Cerbo, Director for Instruction and Quality Assurance Dr. Alona M. Belarga, WVSU Faculty Association President Dr. Ma. Elfleda R. Ecube, University Non-Teaching Personnel organization (UNPO) President Mr. Hector Caro, Human Resource and Management Office (HRMO) Supervising Administrative Officer Mr. Agustin Cabahug, and University Registrar Ms. Mardy A. Ledesma.
“I am thankful that the WVSU Management believes in me and in what I can do for the university. I am here because my peers and colleagues mostly in the non-teaching organization supported me all the way”, beamed Mr. Undar. “I am grateful that before this appointment, I was already exposed to the responsibilities because I was OIC Chief for two years. That position allowed me to learn the ropes of the job and soaked me in the responsibilities that lay ahead.”