El Salvador City, March 16, 2024 – MORESCO-1, the Misamis Oriental -1 Rural Electric Service Cooperative, Inc., welcomes a new addition to its leadership as John Derick Magriña Lorono assumes the role of Board Director representing District 9, specifically the El Salvador District.

Fifty-three-year-old Lorono, a distinguished entrepreneur and proud member-consumer-owner hailing from Brgy. Cogon, El Salvador, brings with him a wealth of experience and expertise. A graduate of Bachelor of Science in Electrical Engineering (BSEE) from Cagayan de Oro College, Lorono is esteemed within his community for his dedication and commitment to service. Lorono is currently the Franchise Wide MCO president and represents the district in all forums and assemblies.

Lorono’s candidacy stood unopposed, as there were no other interested and qualified MCO who forwarded their intent to run. In a ceremony presided over by the District Election Committee (DECOM), consisting of Chairman Anthony Y. Pacamalan, Secretary Marcel Tagalogon, and member Joel Flores, Lorono was officially sworn into office. The ceremony was attended by esteemed members of the MORESCO-1 team, including Laguindingan Service Area Manager Engr. Marjun Lagumbay Jr., Institutional Services Department Manager and Acting General Manager of MORESCO-2 Edna S. Putian-Diango, and El Salvador Director Edwin M. Igloria. Also in attendance were OIC-GM of MORESCO-1 Engr. Collen B. Tarcelo and Opol Service Area Manager Engr. Marlon P. Guinita.

Director Lorono’s formal inauguration is scheduled for May 4, 2024, coinciding with El Salvador’s 2024 Hybrid Sequential AGMA at the Laguindingan AGMA Hub. His ascension to this pivotal role signifies a new chapter in the district’s journey towards sustainable energy provision and community development.

With his vision and leadership, Lorono is poised to steer MORESCO-1 towards greater heights, ensuring the continued delivery of reliable and efficient electric services to the residents of El Salvador District.