Welcome Dr. Garcia!
We are pleased to welcome Dr. Garcia as the new interim superintendent. Dr. Garcia served as the Superintendent of Santa Fe Public Schools from 1999-2002. During her tenure, the District transformed a $2.6 million deficit into a $2.4 million cash balance. She also served as the first confirmed Secretary of Education for the State of New Mexico from 2003-2010. Under her leadership, New Mexico garnered top rankings for school reform, accountability systems, increased teacher quality, data quality, health and wellness policies, parental involvement, and college and career readiness. Currently, Dr. Garcia is serving as the Executive Director of New Mexico Voices for Children, a state children’s advocacy organization.