Marianne Concepcion-Teregeyo is the Secretary for the Department of Public Lands. She is a cabinet member and was appointed by Lt. Governor Victor Hocog and unanimously confirmed by the Senate on March 3, 2016. She has a Bachelor of Science degree in Natural Resources with a minor in Fisheries Conservation. She has Two AA’s, an Associate of Arts General Studies and an Associates of Arts Oregon Transfer. She is also the District Appeals Board Member for the United States Selective Service and has recently completed the highly competitive USDA Graduate School, Executive Leadership Development Program under the Department of Interior in 2013. Prior to her appointment as Secretary of DPL, Marianne was the Special Assistant to the Secretary for the Department of Lands and Natural Resources.