Iloilo City, Philippines

Mayor Jerry P. Treñas

Date of Birth

December 4, 1956

Email Address
Contact Number:

City Local: 333-11-870

Office Address

Dela Rama St. Iloilo City Hall 7th Floor Room 7B

Post Grad: Bachelor of Laws Degree in Ateneo De Manila University School of Law (1982) Tertiary: Ateneo de Manila University


Post Grad
  • Bachelor of Laws Degree in Ateneo de Manila University School of Law (1982)
  • Ateneo de Manila University

Employment Services

City Mayor
  • 2001 – 2010
  • 2019 – Present

17th Congress

  • Minority Floor Leader, Commision on Appointments
  • Member, Committee on Justice
  • Member, Committee on Trade and Industry
  • Co-convenor, Visayan Block

16th Congress

  • Member, House of Representatives Electoral Tribunal
  • Member, Committee on Justice
  • Co-convenor, Visayan Block
  • Vice-Chairman, Committee on Banks and Financial Intermediaries
  • Vice-Chairman, Good Government, and Public Accountability
  • Member, Committee on Accounts
  • Member, Committee on Ethics and Privileges
  • Member, Committee on Justice
  • Member, Committee on Local Government
  • Member, Committee on Public Works and Highways
  • Member, Committee on Trade and Industry
  • Member, Committee on Ways and Means

15th Congress

  • Chairman, Good Government and Public Accountability
  • Vice-Chairman, Committee on Trade and Industry
  • Vice-Chairman, Committee on Local Government
  • Vice-Chairman, Committee on Appropriations
  • Member, Committee on Ecology
  • Vice-Chairman, Committee on Appropriations
  • Member, Committee on Energy
  • Member, Committee on Information and Communication Technology
  • Member, Committee on Ways and Means


  • Editor-in-Chief, Ateneo Law Journal, 1982
  • Executives Secretary, Fraternal Order of Utopia, Ateneo Law School, 1980-1981
  • President, Ateneo de Manila University Student Council, 1978
  • Vice-Chairman, Consultative Council to the City Government, 1978
  • President, St. Clements Student Council, 1973

Seminar/Skills/Training Attended

  • Delegate Salon De La Plongee Sous-Marine 2017- Paris International Drive Show, Paris France, January 3 to 10, 2017
  • Delegate, Representing the liberal Part on the 50 Anniversary of the Golkar Party of Indonesia
  • Delegate, Philippine Congressional Delegation with the Official of the Philippines Embassies, Frances and Italy, June 9 to 25, 2016.
  • Delegate, Council of Asian Liberals and Democrats 50 Alde-Cald Meeting, Brussels, Belgium, June 4 to 18, 2012.
  • Microsoft Executive briefing for the Philippine Congressional Delegation, USA, June 18-20, 2021.
  • World Trade Organization (WTO) — Temasek Foundation Center for Trade and Negotiations (TFCTN)
  • Workshop, Singapore, May 15-17, 2012
  • Representative, CityNet Yokohama Congress 2009, Yokohama, Japan, September 7-11, 2009
  • Delegate, Gawad Kalinga Global Summit 2009, Boston, Massachusetts June 12, 2009.
  • Participant, the first Urbis Workshop, Essaquira, Morocco, June 18-22, 2008
  • Keynote Speaker, focusing on “Social Campaign” — Iloilo City experiences on implementing social marketing information education
    campaign (SMIEC), Jakarta, Indonesia.
  • Member, International Council for Local Environmental Initiatives Executive Committee Meeting, Jeju, Korea, October 2-27, 2007.
  • Member, International Council for Local Government Representative on German
    Approaches in decentralization in the field of Economic Development, Policy,
    Fiscal and Environmental Matters, Germany, June 21-29, 2007
  • 2nd Policy Forum on Urban Environmental Management in Southeast Asia,
    Bangkok Thailand, December 1, 2006
  • Invited to Address the on 50TH Session of the Un’s Committee on Sustainable
    Development, United Nations Headquarters, New York, May 1-12, 2005
  • Embedded Speaker — World Urban Forum with the Theme of “Our Future
    Sustainable Cities — Turning Ideas into Actions”. Vancouver, Canada, June 19-23,
  • Resource Speaker, Workshop on Sustainable Approaches to Local Government
    Capacity, Bali June 19-21, 2005.
  • Resources Speaker, High Level Seminar on Decentralization in East Asia and the
    Philippines, Edsa Shangri-La, June 14, 2005.
  • Resources Speaker, Third International Conference on Decentralization, Edsa
    Shangrila, October 7-9, 2003.
  • Attendee-Honioree, Mapes Mayor’s Asia Pacific Environmental Summit, Honolulu,
    Hawaii, September 22-25, 2003.
  • Guest Speaker, Iloilo Association of Guam, USA, May 24, 2003.
  • Member, Study Tour City Mayor’s Sponsored by the LCP to Shangri-La, China,
    March 18-21, 2003.
  • Attendee-Honoree, Mapes Mayor’s Asia Pacific Environment Summit