Dr. Garcia brings 14 years of experience in education and learning services. She is a former classroom teacher and for the past 10 years, she has focused on developing adult learners. She is passionate about science and equity issues. As a trained biologist, she became interested in exploring ways to increase access and opportunity for learners historically underrepresented and underserved in science, technology, engineering, and math (STEM) careers. As her career progressed, her mission for education became clear: she helps people grow as learners.
Dr. Garcia is a dynamic leader in the learning services space. She is a lifelong learner and works every day to help people reach their full potential. She builds capacity for them to guide their own learning.
Dr. Garcia loves to travel and learn about cultures across the United States and globally. She has visited over 32 countries and has lived in El Salvador, Mexico, and Denmark; she has also traveled long-term to South Africa and Costa Rica through research opportunities.
Dr. Garcia is a graduate of California State University- Fullerton, the University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA), and the University of Northern Colorado where she earned her doctorate degree.
STEM Learning By Design
P.O. Box 200123
Denver, CO 80220
Phone: (970) 670-0545