• Biography

    Julia Garcia is the Dean of Workforce Training for Coastal Bend College.  She came to Coastal Bend College with thirty plus years of workforce experience, and eight years of higher education experience as an adjunct instructor and administrator. Her workforce experience includes managing and supervising in the manufacturing industry along with the managing the logistics of importing and exporting food products globally. She is well versed in working with governmental agencies in a multitude of countries.    

    Mrs. Garcia earned a Baccalaureate of Applied Arts and Master of Science in Interdisciplinary Studies from Texas State University.  In the community college setting, she was instrumental in developing and creating curriculum and implementing trainings for the public utilities, manufacturing, distribution, warehousing and construction industries.  

    With student needs and success in mind, it gives her great pleasure to be able to work with students and assist them in furthering their education, and prepare them to become good productive citizens of the community.  Mrs. Garcia enjoys time with her family, playing ball with her five year old grandson and listening to her two year old granddaughter sing nursery rhymes.