E. Celestina Garcia, HACIA, Project Coordinator

E. Celestina Garcia is our HACIA: Toward the University Project Coordinator. She brings years of leadership learning and classroom teaching experience to the HACIA project. Celestina works directly with students and families in the field. She is responsible for implementing HACIA's strategic plan for navigating the path to college including; outreach and recruitment, facilitating workshops, coordinating tutoring, one-on-one family meetings, and 360 degree support. 

Celestina wears many hats as a mother, facilitator, educator, Ontological coach and entrepreneur. She is a native New Mexican with a passion for envisioning and collaborating with others to build the legacy of achievement in communities.

Celestina is a graduate of the University of New Mexico and Claremont Graduate University.

We create our life and say yes to what each day looks like, this gives us all the power to breathe life into our dreams and BE the greatness we are each here to be. My passion is to support people to achieve their goals and contribute their purpose to elevate this world.
— E. Celestina Garcia