DG Charito Plaza is currently the director general of Philippine Economic Zone Authority. Ms. Plaza is one of the authors of the Special Economic Zones Law that created PEZA. She is also the principal author of Republic Act 7901 that created the Caraga Region.
She has also built a decorated career as chair of the tourism committee and public information committee, and as vice chair of the national defense committee of the House of Representatives.
After her term, Plaza served as consultant to the Department of Interior and Local Government, Philippine National Police, and the Armed Forces of the Philippines. Along with serving the military, she has also acted as a key figure at various government bodies and as our representative for international events.