Upon completing his studies at Texas Tech University and University of Texas at Dallas in the field of Financing and Accounting, Mr. Garcia began his career in public accounting with a significant amount of time spent at Grant Thornton, LLP. He exited the public accounting profession as a senior audit manager where he oversaw SEC enterprise public and private company attestation engagements. The skills Mr. Garcia developed while in the public accounting industry allowed him to have immediate success while working with multiple transactional firms in the Dallas / Fort Worth Metroplex. While working primarily in transactional and management advisory, Mr. Garcia specialized in business performance and profitability improvement, spanning both in the public and private sectors. The primary areas of focus included operations management, cost control/reduction, operation efficiency, developing and streamlining systems, and evaluation of strategic business plans. Mr. Garcia has served in the capacity of CFO or COO for multiple companies including, but not limited to The Chron Organization, Inc., General DataTech, Ltd., BluGrass Energy, Inc., and Young Energy, LLC. Mr. Garcia obtained his Bachelors of Business Administration (B.B.A.) in both Finance/Accounting at Texas Tech University, Masters of Business Administration (M.B.A.) at University of Texas at Dallas, and Masters of Accounting and Information Management Systems (M.S.) at University of Texas at Dallas. Mr. Garcia currently services as the Austin/Central Texas Finance Chairman of the Republican Party of Texas.