Vice President of Community Engagement & Corporate Responsibility
Maria Garcia oversees CPS Energy's community programs, which includes the Customer Response Unit (CRU), Community Outreach, Public Safety & Education, and the Casa Verde SA weatherization program. She also has oversight of the Corporate Responsibility team, which coordinates fundraising, volunteerism, internships and employee engagement initiatives to benefit our community.
Garcia has been with CPS Energy since 1999, serving in a variety of positions specific to Supply Chain, Customer Service & Gas Delivery, Key Account Management, and Community Engagement.
In 2009, she led the utility's creation of Casa Verde SA, which provides weatherization services to income-qualifying families. She established CRU in 2014, and delivered the mobile customer service unit, Mobile Support Center (MSC), in 2017.
Garcia has a Bachelor of Business Administration and Master of Business Administration from the University of the Incarnate Word. She is a graduate of the Executive Education Program at Rice University, in addition to Leadership San Antonio, and she serves on various community boards in San Antonio.
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