RSU-BOR appoints new chief administrative officer

By Antonio G. Papa, PH.D.

The Romblon State University (RSU) Board of Regents has appointed lawyer Glenn Niño Sartillo as the new Chief Administrative Officer (CAO) effective January 18, 2021, according to RSU President Merian Catajay-Mani.

Sartillo holds a bachelor’s degree in Political Science, cum laude, from the University of the Philippines-Diliman (UP-D), a master’s degree in Public Administration from UP National College of Public Administration and Governance, and a Juris Doctor degree from the Lyceum of the Philippines University-Makati.

Glenn Niño Sartillo

Romblon State University President Merian Catajay-Mani

He earned a certificate in advanced course on the Basics of Patent Drafting from the World Intellectual Property Organization Academy and has published papers on local governance and development.

He was formerly LPU-Manila’s Resident Legal Counsel; Chairman of the College of International Relations; Compliance Officer for Privacy and Technical Expert on Innovation and Technology.

He also served as Presidential Staff Officer 5 at the Presidential Management Staff of the Office of the President of the Republic of the Philippines.

He is a lifetime member of the UP Chapter of the Pi Gamma Mu International Honor Society and of The Phi Kappa Phi Honor Society.

He was the second Filipino to receive the highly coveted Outstanding Scout of the Asia Pacific Award, adjudged one of the Ten Outstanding Boy Scouts of the Philippines, and cited as a National Ulirang Kabataan awardee.

As CAO, Sartillo will be working closely with the university president and other officials in the implementation of administrative policies and in managing the human resources; finance, property, and procurement; security and general services; information, communication and technology; and other administrative affairs of RSU.