Regional Executive Director

OIC Regional Executive Director Arleigh J. Adorable is the 13th Regional Executive Director of the Department of Environment and Natural Resources (DENR) Region IX. Prior to his appointment, he was the Regional Technical Director of the Forest Management Services (FMS) in the region.

A Master Degree in Public Administration holder and a Career Executive Service Officer (CESO IV) , his success as a civil servant was the result of his dedication, hard work and total commitment to the service.

He started his government service as a casual forester in 1981 with the then Bureau of Forest Development (BFD) in Pagadian City. By 1983 and onwards, he became a permanent forester item holder and was assigned in different field offices of the BFD and the Department of Environment and Natural Resources (DENR). Rising from the ranks, he became the OIC Assistant Director for the Special Concerns Office, OIC Assistant Director for the Forest Management Bureau (FMB), Director of the FMB, Regional Technical Director for the Protected Areas Wildlife and Coastal Zone Services (PAWCZMS) in Region 10 and then back to Region IX for a stint as Regional Technical Director for the Forest Management Services.

RED Adorable is a graduate of Bachelor of Science in Forestry from Mindanao State University, Marawi City. He finished his M.A. in Public Administration at Medina College.

He has attended various national and international seminars and trainings which proved useful in the advancement of his career.

RED Adorable is happily married to Elsie O. Manopollo and blessed with two children, Liza Mae and Larah Marie.


EMB-IX Spearheads World Water Day Celebration

    The Department of Environment and Natural Resources (DENR) through the Environment Management Bureau (EMB)-IX spearheaded this year’s World Water Day celebration with the theme, “Water is Power”.



Photo Releases

World Water Day Celebration

Adopters & Stakeholders during the river clean-up activity under the adopt-an-estero project in observance of World Water Day celebration in Pagadian City last March 22, 2014

EMB-IX RD Jacqueline A. Caancan (checkered polo), ZDS PENRO Adelaida R. Borja (white polo), together with the different adapters & stakeholders during the signing of the Memorandum of Agreement on the Adopt-an-Estero program covering the four water bodies in Pagadian City: Balangasan river, Gatas Creek, Napolan River, Tuburan Creek last March 21, 2014 at Four Queens Resort, Pagadian City. This activity is one of the highlight in observation of World Water Day in the region.

DENR-IX leading in the Tree Planting at Balintawak, Pagadian City during the Celebration of the International Day of Forests last March 21, 2014.

DENR-IX Regional Executive Director Arleigh J. Adorable turns over the chairmanship for the Regional Ecotourism Committee to DOT-IX Regional Director Mary June Bugante during the Farewell Dinner/Closing Ceremonies for the 9th Philippine Bird Festival last March 1, 2014 at Astoria Hotel, Zamboanga City.

Signing of Memorandum of Agreement on Cave Mgt. and Assessment between DENR-IX as represented by Officer In-Charge, PAWD Cidur S. Julsadjiri (gray t-shirt) and the Zbga. Peninsula Cavers Association as represented by its President Marc Mentens(black polo), witnessed by DOT-IX Ms. Ludy Silorio (Yellow Polo), Zbga. City Gen. Services Dept. Head Rey Gonzales (polo shirt) and a representative of Brgy. Victoria during the 2nd Regional Cave Summit last March 5, 2014 in Victoria, Zbga. City.

EMS II Georgina L. Fernandez   of the Protected Areas and Wildlife Division (PAWD) explains the values and benefits of wetland to students of Tigbao National High School in Tigbao, Zamboanga del Sur.

RED Arleigh J. Adorable awards a Certificate of Appreciation to Carlito A. Larubis, Agriculture Program Coordinating Officer-Dept. of Agriculture in Zamboanga del Sur as guest speaker during the 2014 WWD Special Program held at the ORED’s Covered Court, DENR IX, Pagadian City while (clockwise) RTDs Moises Butic, Gil Ona and Carlito Tuballa look on.  

Some 70 DENR-IX employees coming from the regional and field offices attend workshop on the Strategic Performance Mgt. System (SPMS) on Feb. 12-13, 2014 at Chandler Suites, Pagadian City. (right) Benjamin A. Rubia, Chief Admin. Div. elucidates the process of the SPMS. (left)

(L) PIA IX Dir. Noemi B. Edaga and (R) DENR-IX Executive Director Arleigh J. Adorable during the MOA signing in Pagadian City, Zamboanga del Sur with their respective witnesses

Guests, Participants and Resource Speakers during the 1st Regional Ecotourism Summit at Mibang Hotel, Dipolog City (December 5-6, 2013)

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