The Senator

ANTONIO "SONNY" F. TRILLANES IV


PERSONAL

            Date of Birth    :         06 August 1971

            Hometown       :          Caloocan City

            Spouse            :          Arlene Orejana Trillanes

            Children           :          Francis Seth O. Trillanes

                                               Thea Estelle O. Trillanes

                                                Alan Andrew O. Trillanes (deceased)

EDUCATION

            Post Graduate :       

                                          National and International Security Program

                                          Harvard Kennedy School - 2014

                                         

                                         Master of Public Administration major in Public Policy

                                             and Program Management

                                         University of the Philippines, Diliman, Quezon City

                                             2002-2005

                                          AWARDS:      Two (2) University Scholar Awards

                                                                      (GPA 1.0-1.25)

                                                                      College Scholar Award

                                                                       (GPA 1.25-1.50)

             College             :          BS ECE (4th year)

                                                   De La Salle University, Manila

                                                    1987-1991

                                       :           BS Naval Systems Engineering

                                                    Philippine Military Academy

                                                    1991-1995

                                                  AWARDS:  Cum Laude

                                                                            Mathematics Plaque

                                                                            Physical Sciences Plaque

                                                                            Tambuli Award

                                                                    (Electrical/Electronics Engineering)

             Secondary       :           Angelicum School, Quezon City

                                                         1983-1987

              Elementary    :           Sienna College, Quezon City

                                                         1975-1983

 

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE

Senator, Republic of the Philippines

2013- Present:

Chairman of the Committee on National Defense and Security

Chairman of the Committee on Civil Service, Government Reorganization and Professional Regulation

Chairman of the Congressional Oversight Committee on The Philippine Disaster Risk Reduction and Management Act of 2010

Chairman of the Congressional Oversight Committee on the AFP Modernization Act

Chairman of the Select Oversight Committee on Intelligence and Confidential Funds

Chairman of the Legislative Oversight Committee on the Visiting Forces Agreement

 

 2007-2010:

Chairman of the Committee on Civil Service and Government Reorganization

Chairman of the Committee on Amateur Sports Competitiveness

Chairman of the Senate Select Oversight Committee on Government Procurement

Chairman of the Committee on Amateur Sports Competitiveness

Chairman of the Senate Select Oversight Committee on Government Procurement

 

Philippine Navy Officer    :     Junior Billet/ Sea Duty Assignments

                                                April 1995 – February 1999

 

                                                Executive Officer, Patrol Gunboat

                                                February 1999 – January 2000

 

                                                Acting Commanding Officer, Patrol Gunboat

                                                June 1999 – January 2000

 

                                                Administrative / Personnel Officer (P1), HQ Patrol Force

                                                June 1999 – January 2000

 

                                                Procurement Officer / Instructor

                                               Naval Education and Training Command

                                               January 2000 – June 2001

PROFESSIONAL ACHIEVEMENTS

  • He was one of the Navy personnel who risked their lives to secure thirty-two (32) persons during a daring search and rescue operation for the survivors of the ill-fated M/V Princess of the Orient at the height of a super typhoon in 1998.

  • As a Navy Officer, he has a five-year sea duty experience logging-in a Total Miles Covered (TMC) of 35,316.78 nautical miles. During which time, his unit was responsible for the apprehension of dozens of smugglers, illegal loggers, poachers, human smugglers and illegal fishermen in numerous maritime law enforcement operations conducted in the waters of Batanes, Ilocos, Cagayan, Isabela, Zambales, Scarborough, Quezon, Bicol, Palawan, Mindoro, Romblon, Iloilo, Cebu, Zamboanga Peninsula, Basilan, Sulu, Tawi-tawi, Davao and Maguindanao.

  • He was involved in numerous naval operations in support of ground operations directed against the Abu Sayyaf and other lawless elements.

  • As procurement officer of the Naval Training and Education Command, Philippine Navy, he reformed the procurement system, which resulted to the accumulated savings of more than P4,000,000.00 in favor of the government.

  • He has participated in 22 naval exercises conducted with local and foreign navies.

  • He is a recipient of 23 assorted merit medals, campaign ribbons and badges. 

  • He stood up against Gloria Macapagal Arroyo’s corrupt and oppressive regime, and was incarcerated for almost 7 ½ years.

LEGISLATIVE ACCOMPLISHMENTS

  • He is one of the most productive senators in terms of the number of bills and resolutions filed, totalling to 1,077 bills and resolutions, 52 of which have been passed into law (from 2007 to present).

  • During the 16th Congress (2013-present) he ranks 1st based on the total number of:
    • National Bills approved on 3rd Reading (10 bills)
    • National Bills (as Principal Author) passed into law
    • Committee Reports on National Bills sponsored (19 bills)   ̶ 10 of which have been approved on 3rd reading; 5 have been passed into law; 4 are pending for deliberation
  • During the 15th Congress (2010-2013) he ranked 1st based on the total number of:
    • National Bills (as Principal Sponsor) passed into law
    • National Bills (as Principal Author) passed into law (15th Congress)

Attachments

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