Councillor Gloria Munar is the daughter of Nicolas CariÃ±o Pascual and Leonora Dela Masa Sanchez.
She was married to the late Artemio Munar, former Punong Barangay of Sibut, San Jose City, with whom she has a four children: Parida, Darwin, Madison, and Neriza. She is a Bachelor of Science in Elementary Education (BSEEd) graduate of the Colleges of the Republic.
After graduation, she worked for many years as secretary at a law office.
Being married to a barangay official imbued in her sympathy for the lowly masses, who camedaily seeking for all kinds of assistance, and enabled her to develop rapport with the community at the grassroots level.
She was elected City Councilor in the 2010 elections, was re-elected in 2013, and is now on her third term.
She chairs the Committee on Women and Family. Active in socio-civic projects, she is the adviser of W-BESSO and member of other civil society organizations.