Guyano, Merly Jane Altres, is running for Municipal Vice-Mayor in the upcoming Philippine elections. She is campaigning in San Benito, Surigao Del Norte. She is running for office under the Nacionalista Party ticket. Guyano is on the ballot as "1 GUYANO, MERLY JANE (NP)".
This candidate is running for the position of Municipal Vice Mayor. The vice mayor is responsible for presiding over the sangguniang bayan (municipal council) and signing warrants for expenditures appropriated for its operation, appointing officials and employees of the sangguniang bayan, with exceptions provided in the Local Government Code, exercising the powers and perform the duties and functions of the municipal mayor in cases of temporary vacancy, and assuming the municipal mayor’s office in the event of a permanent one.