Lilia Garcia

Last modified on: 09-14-2018 12:32:24

Board Member
(Historical Commission, Texas)

Entered Office: 04-11-2018 Term Ends: 02-01-2021

General Information

Home Town: Raymondville

Personal Information

Lilia Garcia of Raymondville is an adjunct lecturer of history at The University of Texas Rio Grande Valley, with a focus on cultural history. In addition, she was formerly on the faculty at Saint Joseph’s Academy in Brownsville. She is a member of the Museum of South Texas, Brownsville Historical Association, and the Museum of Fine Arts in Houston. Garcia received a Bachelor of Arts in political science and Ibero-American studies and a Master of Arts in history from Southern Methodist University. Garcia attended Sotheby’s Institute of Art in London, England, where she did post graduate work in art and art history.