Hannah Garcia joined the SPI Team as a Research Analyst. She has a well-founded government background, having worked in the Texas House of Representatives where she held numerous roles of responsibility. She was able to work on the passage of bills from conception through the political process to the final bill signing process. She also was tasked with working to bolster repair efforts during the aftermath of Hurricane Harvey.
Later, Hannah served as a policy and government affairs specialist for the Real Estate Council of Austin. In that capacity she was involved in many diverse issues related to the commercial development community. She gained extensive knowledge of local government processes, urban planning, and the technical processes associated with land development. Throughout her career, Hannah honed her research skills and became extremely adapt in information gathering of all types.
Hannah holds a bachelor’s degree in government from The University of Texas at Austin.