Ms. Garcia has always had a passion for and commitment to social and racial justice. During her time as a student at City College of San Francisco (CCSF), she served as the Base-Building Leader with Students Making A Change, a project of Coleman Advocates for Children and Youth. She has also participated in several professional development programs, including a Fellowship with the Boards and Commissions Leadership Institute.
Ms. Garcia is a first-generation college graduate with a degree in Latino/Latina Studies from San Francisco State University and a proud San Francisco native and mother. She is passionate about addressing the needs of the disenfranchised and believes it is imperative for the individuals most impacted by Felton’s decisions to have a voice in the decision-making process.