Director Resurreccion Cortel Quieta is a CPA-Lawyer who has devoted his life in public service and has spent more than 37 years with the Commission on Audit, gaining extensive experience in audit and the practice of law.
He was appointed Officer-in-Charge of the Commission on Audit Regional Office No. IV-A (COA Region IV-A) on January 27, 2022.
Born and raised in Butuan City, Agusan del Norte to Mr. and Mrs. Delfin and Nila Quieta. Director Quieta ventured to Manila to seek higher learning.
In 1984, Director Quieta graduated from the Philippine School of Business Administration obtaining a degree Bachelor of Science in Business Administration major in Accounting, took the board exam in the same year and successfully passed.
In 2000, Director Quieta completed his Bachelor of Laws from Arellano School of Law and successfully hurdled the 2000 bar examinations.
He started his career in the Commission on Audit in December 1984 and steadily rose from the ranks to become the Supervising Auditor of COMELEC, NGS-Cluster 2 -NCR in 2008 and occupied several posts.
In July 2017, he was assigned as the Supervising Auditor of Audit Group C – Makati City, LGS-NCR where he introduced/recommended effective measures toward improving the City’s operations, internal control and compliance with laws, rules and regulations.
As a result of the improvement of the City’s operations, internal control and compliance with laws, rules and regulations, rendered an unmodified opinion on the City’s Operation and Financial Reports as of and for the year ended December 31, 2017; and cleared the backlogs in the audit of 33 Barangays of the City from CYs 2014 to 2017.
In January 2019, he was assigned in Audit Group M – Quezon City, LGS-NCR, where he introduced effective and efficient methods geared towards the improvement of the City’s operations and internal controls.
During his tenure as the Supervising Auditor in Quezon City, he was able to clear the backlogs in the audit of 142 Barangays of the City from CYs 2011 to 2019; and conducted training/seminar to various Barangays and Sangguniang Kabataan (SK) of Quezon City relative to the Barangay Financial Manual and Handbook on the Financial Transactions of the SK.
Director Quieta is married to his beautiful wife, Noemi Noval, and they are blessed with two sons, namely, Don Delvir and Mark Kevin and one lovely daughter Theresa Rexymae.