Eugenio Jose V. Lacson
The Governor of Province of Negros Occidental
Governor's New Year Message
As the Negrenses around the world come together with friends and family, I wish everyone a happy, healthy, prosperous and blessed new year! As we bid goodbye to 2019 and welcome 2020, let us reflect on the year that was and get ready for the new one. Let this new beginning give us renewed anticipation and hope for better days ahead. I know that together we will continue to build on the progress of 2019 for a better and brighter 2020! Let us continue to fervently pray to Almighty GOD not just for progress and development but also for the continued protection of our people and province from natural and man made disasters and calamities. May your family be filled with joy, peace and love this season! Happy New Year!

GOVERNOR’S

Education

La Salle Greenhills, Mandaluyong, Metro Manila
Elementary, 1965-1972

La Salle Greenhills, Mandaluyong, Metro Manila
High School, 1972-1976

De La Salle University, Malate, Manila
Bachelor of Science in Commerce
Major in Management in Financial Institutions 

College, 1976-1999

GOVERNOR’S

Political Experience

GOVERNOR’S

Personal Life

Gov. Eugenio Jose V. Lacson is known for his professionalism and fairness dealing with his constituents since he was elected as city official of San Carlos City.  He finished his three terms of office when he was elected vice mayor and eventually the mayor of San Carlos City.  During his stint as mayor, San Carlos City reaped many awards and citations for its innovative governance and adherence to national policies.

As governor, he is a strong advocate of good governance and systematic management.  He is a task-oriented leader who believes in a consultative form of leadership.  The priority development agenda of his administration is anchored on his battle cry, ABANSE NEGRENSE.

Eugenio Jose V. Lacson

Group 319
  • Elementary

    La Salle Greenhills,
    Mandaluyong,
    Metro Manila

  • High School

    La Salle Greenhills,
    Mandaluyong,
    Metro Manila

  • College

    Bachelor of Science in Commerce Major in Management in Financial Institutions

    De La Salle University,
    Malate, Manila

Group 318
  • City Councilor

    August 18, 1986 to November 30, 1987

    Sangguniang Panlunsod, San Carlos City

  • City Councilor

    February 1, 1988 to March 22, 1992

    Sangguniang Panlunsod, San Carlos City

  • Vice Mayor

    July 1, 1992 to June 30, 2001

    San Carlos City

  • City Mayor

    July 1, 2001 to June 30, 2010

    San Carlos City

  • Vice Governor

    July 1, 2013 to June 30, 2019

    Province of Negros Occidental

  • Governor

    2019 to present

    Province of Negros Occidental