Antonette Vasquez Constantino
Provincial Administrator, Provincial Government of Bulacan (Philippines)
Antonette Vasquez-Constantino is the newly appointed Provincial Administrator of the Province of Bulacan, Republic of the Philippines. As a public manager, she organizes and directs various teams to implement the policies of the elected officials with a vision to impact change in a variety of areas pertaining to local governance. Her duties are manifold and include improving healthcare and education systems; pandemic response and disaster preparedness; supporting industry and economic growth; and promoting community sustainability and environmental protections, to name a few. As administrator, she is enthused about the organization’s mission. In a time of global crisis, she aims to communicate the purpose of the mission and the role the organization plays in the larger society that is pursuing inclusive growth and social justice.
Executing the vision of the Provincial Governor, she takes a lead role in transitioning the Province of Bulacan to benefit for new game-changing development opportunities through a fair and just preparation of all sectors, communities, and workers. The vision is to leverage hundreds of thousands of good, high-wage jobs and ensure prosperity and economic security for all people of the Province of Bulacan by attracting investment in the province’s transport, infrastructure, tourism, leisure and other direct and indirect industries.
Ms. Constantino earned her Bachelor’s degree in Communication Major in Journalism from the University of the Philippines, Diliman. She also studied International Marketing through an executive course at the Asian Institute of Management. Prior to being in public management, she had over ten years of experience as a consultant crafting communication and battle-tested campaigns for both public and private sector organizations in the Philippines and Singapore. She is a social media, corporate communication, and marketing communication professional. She has ventured into various international projects with her unique knowledge base in structuring and implementing governance strategies, message development, branding, crisis management, and coalition building to propel the growth of corporations, political leaders, government services, and non-profit organizations.