El Paso, Texas
A native of El Paso, Texas with a BBA and MBA from the University of Texas--El Paso, Larry Garcia has extensive training and experience in Financial Education, Homeownership programs, Affordable Home Development, and Mortgage Lending. Larry has been active with Credit Unions for 34 years in various positions: a CEO, Board Member, Chairman, or Vice President. He is currently the Vice-President for Community Development and Outreach for Mountain Star Federal Credit Union, a Community Development Financial Institution in El Paso, TX.
Larry serves on the boards of the following organizations: the National Association of Latino Community Asset Builders (NALCAB), the Network of Latino Credit Unions and Professionals, the Texas C-Bar (Community Building with Attorney Resources). He is a member of HUD Housing Counseling Federal Advisory Committee—Mortgage Sector and the United Way of El Paso County’s Community Impact Advisory Council as well as several local community faith-based organizations.