Benigno P. Meriño
Benigno Parocha Meriño hails from Brgy. Cataning, Balanga City. He is a member of the Sangguniang Panlunsod and the chairman of the city’s Committee on Women and Family, Senior Citizens, Persons with Disability, and Social Welfare.
Meriño was a valedictorian when he finished his secondary studies from Ramon Magsaysay Memorial School of Arts and Trades. He earned his accounting course from the Polytechnic University of the Philippines BEPZ Branch in 1985.
From 2002 to 2013, Meriño handled various public posts in Brgy. Cataning. With his passion for public service, Meriño once served as president of the Association of Barangay Councils.