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Luis R. Garcia

Luis R. Garcia

Acting State Director for Puerto Rico

Luis R. Garcia  is serving as the Acting State Director for USDA Rural Development – Puerto Rico.  He works as the Associate Director since October 2019 where he provides fiscal, administrative and HR support to all Rural Development programs.

Luis began his 21 years of service with the agency as an Economic Development Specialist in the San Juan State office.  After that he served as a Loan Specialist in the Rural Business & Cooperative Services Division, as an Area Director and was also the Assistant to the State Director for many years. 

Luis graduated from the University of Puerto Rico with a Bachelor’s degree in Arts with a Major in Pre Legal Studies.