Tomas M. Rodriguez has been serving the Department for 32
years starting as an Instrument Man in 1975 and working hard
rising from the ranks for 24 years and became Engineer V,
Planning Chief of the DPWH Region XII Office in Cotabato City
in 1997, promoted as District Engineer at Sultan Kudarat in
2001 and then appointed as OIC-Assistant Regional Director on
the trainings and seminars that he attended are the Special
Course in Traffic Engineering at the Transport Training Center
of the University of the Philippines in 1979, the Traffic
Planning, Engineering and Management conducted by the Japan
International Cooperation Agency in 1980 and the Program for
Executive Development facilitated by the Development Academy
of the Philippines in 1987.
Director Rodriguez obtained his Bachelors Degree in Civil Engineering
at the Mapua Institute of Technology in Manila on 1974 and
passed the Civil Service Exam for Career Service Executive
Eligibility on April 2003.
is married to Nida Q. Pacolor, a Professor at the Notre Dame
University in Cotabato City and blessed with four children
Jose Tomas, Johanna Marie, Ana Katherine and Tomas Miguel.