Chief of Staff
Lisa A. Garcia is Chief of Staff for the Office of the United States Trade Representative.
Ms. Garcia has more than fifteen years work experience in National and State Legislative oversight, national initiatives, corporate governmental and public affairs.
Previously, Garcia was Principal of her own strategic & political consulting firm in Austin and served in the office of U.S. Senator John Kerry as well as on the Kerry-Edwards 2004 campaign. Garcia has also worked for Texas elected officials and a variety of Texas political campaigns and initiatives.
Lisa was born in Garden City, Kansas and grew up in Houston, Texas.