Today, we mourn the loss of a remarkable leader, dedicated public servant with utmost integrity, and a cherished Undersecretary of the Department of Budget and Management (DBM) and former DBM representative in the Inter-Agency Technical Working Group of the Government Procurement Policy Board.

Usec. Cristina B. Clasara, Acting Undersecretary of Budget Preparation and Execution Group, has showed unwavering commitment to public service and tireless efforts in advancing our organization's mission. Her exceptional leadership, vision, and invaluable contributions have played a vital role in shaping the future of our department.

Usec. Clasara will be remembered as a beacon of integrity, professionalism, and compassion. Her dedication to being a highly competent, conscientious, and hardworking leader.

In memory of Usec. Clasara, we will continue the important work she started, striving for excellence, and making a positive impact on the lives of the people we serve.