As a further testament to her probity and well-known genuine desire to help the marginalized, Councilor Karissa Faye Roleda Tolentino-Maxino is officially appointed by Mayor Felipe Antonio B. Remollo as Deputy Mayor for Concerns on Education, Finance, Livelihood, Social Services and Poverty Alleviation, Women, Children, Family Life and Special Needs Group to enhance the delivery of basic social services for the benefit of the public.
Deputy Mayor Tolentino-Maxino is called upon to advise and advance means on how to improve access to education, ensure prudent use of financial resources, create more livelihood opportunities that will help minimize poverty, promote the protection and empowerment of women, children and people with special needs to foster a truly progressive and inclusive community founded on a strong family life as the basic unit of society.
In accordance to Executive Order No. 11 issued on July 29, 2022 by Mayor Remollo, Deputy Mayor Tolentino-Maxino shall perform the following duties and responsibilities:
1. Extend her proficient knowledge and expertise to opportunely share propositions, suggestions or comments in advisory character to LGU Dumaguete City on sensibly delicate or recently disturbing issues and concerns when such circumstances may rationally warrant or allow;
2. Co-preside and afford true and authentic leadership in the agency on the concerns of the given committee;
3. Co-represent the Agency at official functions as permitted under the circumstances in routinary tasks or ceremonial events, meetings and or activities being tasked under the Committee;
4. Co-carry out or fulfill duties and/or functions as may be delegated or called upon by the Office of the City Mayor to faithfully exact and put in actual and apt perspective its office mandate to essentially service, protect and represent the interest of this LGU in the actual discharge of its official duties all for the best interest of the service.
Councilor Tolentino-Maxino will perform her duties and responsibilities as Deputy Mayor without remuneration or salary of any kind but only on a voluntary basis.