Place 1 - Roman Garcia
May 2021 - 2023
Roman Garcia is a fourth-generation Kervillian with a love for his home and a desire for public service. He was born in Austin, Texas, but has lived in Kerrville since 2004. He has been an active participant in Kerrville’s municipal government since 2016.
Prior to his election to the City Council, Roman was appointed to serve on the Mayor’s Youth Advisory Council for three consecutive terms, serving as the Chair for his last two terms. He also participated in the development of the Kerrville 2050 Comprehensive Plan serving on the Community/Neighborhood Character/Placemaking Subcommittee. Since his election at the age of 19, he has been recognized as one of the youngest elected officials in the State of Texas. Now that he has successfully achieved a position in public office, he serves as a mentor for other municipal candidates and prospective leaders who are also committed to making a positive and everlasting effect on the future of the nation.
In addition to his involvement in government, Roman has volunteered and worked extensively throughout the community through local youth and sports organizations, food pantries, and charitable organizations. Some of those include Habitat for Humanity, Hill Country Youth Soccer Association, Kerrville Baseball & Softball Little League, Kerrville VA Center, Playhouse 2000 Theater, Salvation Army, and UGRA.
Roman is a strong advocate for community involvement and awareness regarding city business. His constituents are always welcome to reach out to him.