Dr Lasco joins A Rocha Board
Dr. Rodel Lasco has been confirmed to join the A Rocha International Board of Trustees as the regional representative for the Asia-Pacific region. His role will officially begin January 1, 2021, where he will serve a three-year term with eligibility for re-nomination. The A Rocha International board will be comprised of ten people, five of whom, including Dr Lasco, are regional representatives.
Dr Lasco has a wealth of experience both in environmental science and as a Christian pastor. His scientific expertise includes forests and forestry, natural resource management, land degradation and climate change adaptation. In addition to being an ordained pastor at Trinity Bible Church in San Pablo, Philippines, Dr Lasco was also involved in helping to establish Christians in Conservation, which is now an associated A Rocha project. As such, he will be an excellent addition to the A Rocha board with his extensive background and experience within both scientific and faith communities.