CAMP AGUINALDO, Quezon City – The AFP Educational Benefit System Office (AFPEBSO) welcomes the assumption of Major General Edgar R. Fallorina as the new Chairman of the AFP Educational benefit System (AFPEBS) Board of Trustees, today, June 18, 2015.
He was appointed as the new Deputy Chief of Staff of the Armed Forces of the Philippines. He replaced LtGen Virgilio O Domingo in a Change of Chief of Office Ceremony held last May 22 at the AFP Grandstand, Camp Aguinaldo.
MGen Fallorina took his oath during the regular Board of Trustees (BOT) meeting held at the AFPEBSO Board Room. Lt Col Rosel L Tan from the AFP Judge Advocate General Office administered the oath-taking. Also present are other members of the APEBS BOT along with the AFPEBSO management headed by its Chief/General Manager, Lt Col Genaro C Menor.
MGen Fallorina is the former Vice Commander of the Philippine Air Force and a member of the Philippine Military Academy “Matikas” Class of 1983. He is also the first Chief and General Manager of the AFPEBSO when it was created as a morale and welfare office of the AFP in August 1, 2000.
The AFPEBSO is looking forward to more positive developments and significant accomplishments with the appointment of MGen Fallorina. With his active support to its programs, the AFPEBSO will be able to work vigorously towards “leaving no soldiers’ orphan behind.”