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Rebecca A. Ynares is a former governor of the province of Rizal (2001-2004).
She earned her Bachelor of Science degree in Commerce at St. Paul College. She became the President and Chief Executive Officer of Octagon Realty and Development Corporation, and JNM Realty and Development Corporation. She likewise headed Mar-vi Enterprises, Inc. In 1998, she served as Director of the United Coconut Planters Bank, Makati.
She also became the Director of the Philippine National Red Cross.
She was governor of Rizal from 2001 to 2004.
- "The Philippine Governor's Profile." http://www.lpp.gov.ph/govs/ynares.html (July 26, 2007).