He finished his primary education in Candelaria Elementary School on 1963, his high school in Tayabas Western Academy on 1967. He took Bachelor of Science in Commerce major in Management on 1971 and Master in Business Administration on 1997 in Golden Gate Colleges.
His many years of experience as public servant have made him most respectable and distinguished person in the municipality of Rosario. He started his government service from July 1979 to December-2012.
ATANACIO “TANY” G. ZARA was elected as VICE MAYOR of Municipality of Rosario, Batangas. He is the chairman of the Committee on Education and Committee on Health and Sanitation. He finished his 3-term as Sangguniang Bayan Member, he has previously held from year 2013-2016, 2016-2019 and 2019-2022.
During his term as Sangguniang Bayan Member, he chaired the Committee on Public Utilities (MTFRC), Committee on Agriculture, Committee on Good Government, Public Ethics & Accountability, Committee on Labor and Employment and Committee on Human Rights & Social Services. He advocated the strengthening of agricultural sector to increase the production of palay, fruits, coconuts and other local crops through passage of resolutions. He passed resolutions requesting farms inputs like fertilizers and different seedlings and seeds and farm machineries like tractor, corn sheller, rice seeders, mower, and rice transplanter for mechanize farming. In partnership with different farmer’s association in the municipality, the Barangay Agricultural and Fishery Council (BAFC) and Barangay Officials, all the assistances from different agencies are delivered to people. Not only to agricultural sector but also to Educational Sector/Youth Sector, he proposed an ordinance to establish Rosario College of Arts and Science Technology (RCAST).
In this way, the indigent students can continue to study to have better future. He is also responsible for the passage of resolution requesting the establishment Drug Rehabilitation Center and Rosario Sport Complex. He is responsible for the passage of a more than 500 Resolutions, which has positive impact in his constituents and passed/ authored five (5) ordinances including the “Institutionalizing Disaster Risk Reduction and Management of Rosario, Batangas”, “An ordinance Regulating Smoking in Public Places, including Public Conveyance, Advertisement”, “Kautusang Nagbabawal at nagtatakda ng kaparusahan sa mga sasakyang may Modified Muffler na lumilikha ng Malakas na lngay sa Sakop ng Bayan ng Rosario”, “Kautusang Nagtatakda ng mga Patakaran para sa Responsableng Pagkonsumo ng Kanin”, and “Investment and Incentive Code of Rosario, Batangas”.
Vice Mayor Zara, was born on May 02, 1948 in Rosario, Batangas, married to Leticia A. Zara, a retired government employee at Municipal Trial Court Rosario, Batangas with four children namely Arvin, Amadeo, Querube and Leny. He is also known as “Big Daddy” to his grandchildren namely, Piolo, Euel, Angelie, Hanz, Liam, Migs, Ayvinson and Mei-mei.
Birth Date: May 02, 1948
Birth Place: Rosario, Batangas
Civil Status: Married
Immediate Family Member:
Spouse: Leticia A. Zara
Arvin A. Zara
Amadeo A. Zara
Querube A. Zara
Leny A. Zara
TERTIARY LUZONIAN UNIVERSITY
Bachelor of Science in Commerce 2nd year
GOLDEN GATE COLLEGES
Bachelor of Science in Commerce Major in Management
GOLDEN GATE COLLEGES
Master of Business Administration
SECONDARY TAYABAS WESTERN ACADEMY
PRIMARY ROSARIO EAST CENTRAL SCHOOL
CANDELARIA ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
- BOARD OF DIRECTOR BY VICE MAYOR’S LEAGUE OF THE PHILIPPINES (VMLP)
- PLAQUE OF AWARD (DOUBLE STAR) FOR KNIGHT OF COLUMBUS
- BOARD OF DIRECTOR BY PERSONNEL OFFICERS ASSOCIATION OF THE PHILIPPINES (POAP)
- CERTIFICATE OF RECOGNITION AWARDED BY THE CIVIL SERVICE COMMISSION
- CERTIFICATE OF RECOGNITION / APPRECIATION FROM ROTARY CLUB
- CERTIFICATE OF APPRECIATION FROM PHILIPPINES STATE OF AERONAUTICS
SANGGUNIANG BAYAN MEMBER- 2019-2022
SANGGUNIANG BAYAN MEMBER- 2016-2019
SANGGUNIANG BAYAN MEMBER 2016-2013
August 06, 2022- Free Ultrasound for Pregnant Women
August 17, 2022- Pag-IBIG Service Caravan
August 26, 2022- PHILHEALTH Satellite Office (Dry Run)
1. Ordinance No. 329 Series of 2014
An Ordinance Institutionalizing the Disaster Risk Reduction Management System in the Municipality of Rosario, Batangas
2. Ordinance No. 333 Series of 2014
An Ordinance Regulating Smoking in Public Places, including Public Conveyances, Advertisement and Promotion of Tobacco Products, and Providing Penalties therefore, in Accordance with Tobacco Regulation Act of 2003 and its Implementing Rules.
3. Kautusan Blg 357-2015
Kautusang Nagbabawal at Nagtatakda ng Kaparusahan sa mga Sasakyang may Modified Muffler na lumilikha ng Malakas na Ingay sa Sakop ng Bayan ng Rosario
4. Kautusan Blg 366-2016
Kautusang Nagtatakda ng mga Patakaran para sa Responsableng Pagkonsumo ng Kanin sa Nasasakupan ng Bayan ng Rosario, Batangas.
5. Kautusang Blg 463-2019
Investment and Incentive Code of Rosario, Batangas