The Advisory Committee (AdCom) was organized to advise, assist and support the Council in discharging its functions. The composition of the AdCom include the Members of the House of Representatives who have signified their intention to join and the members of the ExCom.


The following are its specific functions:

a. Advise in the preparation of the Regional Development Plan and the Regional Development Investment Program and support their implementation;

b. Advise agency regional offices, state colleges and universities and special development authorities in the preparation of their annual budgets; and

c. Advise and support policy recommendations that need legislation and/or action of the President or the Cabinet.



Chairperson Hon. Rodolfo T. Albano III
Co-Chairperson Mr. Christian R. Guzman
Vice – Chairperson RD Dionisio C. Ledres, Jr.
Secretary ARD Ferdinand P. Tumaliuan



1 Hon. Marilou H. Cayco Governor, Province of Batanes
2 Hon. Manuel N. Mamba Governor, Province of Cagayan
3 Hon. Jose V. Gambito Governor, Province of Nueva Vizcaya
4 Hon. Dakila Carlo E. Cua Governor, Province of Quirino
5 Hon. Maila Ting-Que Mayor, Tuguegarao City
6 Hon. Alyssa Sheena P. Tan Mayor, Santiago City
7 Hon. Caesar S. Dy, Jr. Mayor, Cauayan City
8 Hon. Josemarie L. Diaz Mayor, Ilagan City
9 Mr. Gilbert L. Cumila PSR
10 Mr. Napoleon P. Baltazar PSR
11 Atty. Robin James A. Gunnacao PSR
12 Engr. Gilbert E. Acdal PSR


District Representatives

1 Hon. Ciriaco B. Gato, Jr. Lone District, Batanes
2 Hon. Ramon C. Nolasco Jr. 1st District, Cagayan
3 Hon. Baby Aline Vargas-Alfonso 2nd District, Cagayan
Hon. Joseph L. Lara 3rd District, Cagayan
5 Hon. Antonio T. Albano 1st District, Isabela
6 Hon. Ed Christopher S. Go 2nd District, Isabela
7 Hon. Ian Paul L. Dy 3rd District, Isabela
8 Hon. Joseph S. Tan 4th District, Isabela
9 Hon. Faustino Michael Carlos T. Dy, III. 5th District, Isabela
10 Hon. Faustino “Inno” A. Dy, V. 6th District, Isabela
11 Hon. Luisa Lloren Cuaresma Lone District, Nueva Vizcaya
12 Hon. Midy N. Cua Lone District, Quirino