Mayor Gloria Garcia
About Mayor Garcia
Garcia was born and raised in Victorville. Gloria attended Victor Valley Sr.
High School, Victor Valley College and Skadron College of Business. Gloria
Garcia has owned and operated Garcia Bookkeeping and Income Tax Service since
has been active in many organizations including Chairperson of the National
Association of Women in Construction, and Treasurer of the High Desert Hispanic
Chamber Of Commerce for eight years. During that time she brought back many
traditions including the Hispanic Senorita Queen Contest. Gloria has been the
Director of the High Desert Mariachi Juvenil from 2003 to present and was
previously an officer on the Oro Grande Federal Credit Union Supervisory
Garcia was elected to the Victorville City Council in November 2012, and was
appointed Mayor by her fellow Councilmembers in December 2014. Gloria was reelected to the City Council in
December 2016, and reappointed as Mayor for a second term by her fellow
Councilmembers. Her focus remains first
of all public safety, maintaining roads, parks, youth activities, substantial
paying jobs, a balanced budget and bringing integrity and transparency to local
government for a better quality of life for all constituents.
currently represents the City Council on the following Boards, Commissions and
Delegate to Mojave Desert and Mountain Solid Waste Joint Powers Authority
Delegate to AB 939 Solid Waste Advisory Task Force
Delegate to Victor Valley Transit Authority
Alternate to Desert/Mountain Division of the League of California Cities
City Audit Committee
has two sons, Eddie and Rudy, who were also born and raised in Victorville.
Both sons are graduates of Victor Valley Sr. High School and both attended
Victor Valley College.