District 2 Councilor
Michel J. Garcia was born and grew up in Santa Fe. He was raised with a core value of service to others. His city council service is a continuance of a public service career that began as an AmeriCorps VISTA member and has now spanned nearly two decades. Throughout his career, he has focused on providing critical services to community members most in need. It is a great honor for Michael to serve the community of Santa Fe which helped shape him into the individual he is today.
Michael graduated from the University of New Mexico with a bachelor’s degree in Political Science and a master’s degree in Public Administration. A priority of Michael’s is ensuring that the community’s voice is always heard and is always represented. In his free time, Michael loves to spend quality time with his wife, three children, and the family dog.