The Department of Tourism, Cagayan Valley Region is pleased to announce the installation of its new regional head in the person of Virgilio M. Maguigad of Tuguegarao City, Cagayan.

DOT Regional Director Maguigad holds a degree of Bachelor of Science in Tourism and Master  of Arts in Urban and Regional Planning from the University of the Philippines. He is a licensed environmental planner.

He has previous stints in the private sector and the academe. He is also a recipient of a four-year scholarship grant from the Australian Agency for International Development (AusAlD) .

Director Maguigad is about to finish his Doctor of Philosophy in Tropical Environment Studies and Geography from James Cook University in Australia.

All tourism industry stakeholders and the general public are advised to address all inquiries and communications to :

Regional Director
DOT – Cagayan Valley Region

#2 Dalan na Pav-vurulun Regional Government Center
Carig Sur, Tuguegarao City, Cagayan 3500

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