CONDRALITO “CARLING” DELA CRUZ y BALATBAT, the Mayor of the Municipality of Porac was born on June 22, 1954. He is the youngest among the eight siblings of the spouses Vicente Dela Cruz y Sta Cruz, a farmer and Liberata Balatbat y Libut.
Carling as he is fondly called by his parents, closest friends and relatives grew up in humble community of Brangay Calzadang Bayu This barangay is located along the southeastern section of Porac Town where most of the people’s livelihood derived their means from agriculture. Most of the inhabitants derive their means from agriculture product like palay and sugar cane. That is why he grew up in an environment where people unite, work and care for each other.
He obtained his early education from the Calzadang Bayu Elementary School from 1961 to 1966. He then pursued his secondary education at Holy Angel University from 1967 to 1971. After which, he decided to take up A.B. Political Science for his college education from the same school from 1972 to 1976
In 1982, he put up his own business by establishing the C.B. Dela Cruz Gravel & Sand. On May 23, 1987 he married an amiable & equally hardworking Fe Valencia of Manibaug Libutad.