Potenciano Lesaca

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Potenciano Lesaca
Member of the Philippine National Assembly from Zambales' Lone District
In office
November 15, 1935 – 1938
Preceded by Felipe Estrella
Succeeded by Valentin Afable
Governor of Zambales
In office

Potenciano Lesaca was a Filipino politician and businessman who became the first civil governor of Zambales, a province of the Philippines located in the Central Luzon region. He served from 1901–1903, and was the first governor of the American era.

From 1935-1938, he represented Zambales at the 1st National Assembly of the Philippines. This meeting of the legislature of the Commonwealth of the Philippines passed a total of 415 laws.