Lisa Garcia joined Westlake Academy in 2017, where she served as the Attendance Clerk. Her passion and experience in the classroom led her to accepting a position in 2018 on our Kindergarten Team.
Mrs. Garcia is a Tennessee native but lived in Texas as military dependent for part of her childhood. She is a veteran having served in the United States Navy as a Hospital Corpsman with a specialty in Aerospace Medicine. She earned a Bachelors in Health Care Administration as well as Masters in Business. She also holds a Texas teaching certification in Early Childhood-4 th grade. Mrs. Garcia taught first grade in the Rio Grande Valley and was the team lead for her grade level. Mrs. Garcia and her family relocated to the area in 2014 and she joined Westlake Academy in October 2018. She looks forward to teaching Kindergarten with her amazing team.
in her spare time, Mrs. Garcia enjoys spending time with her husband, Reuben and her three children, Bianca (a students at UNT), and Amalia and Alex, both students at Westlake Academy. Mrs. Garcia has many interests and hobbies. While serving in Guam she became a rescue diver and took the opportunities to dive in Australia, Saipan, Tinian, and Guam. She enjoys fishing, swimming, reading, is an organic-farming supporter and a bee enthusiast.