Matt Garcia joined Leon Capital Group in 2018 as Director of External Affairs. Representing Leon Capital’s interests in every state and city we serve, he is responsible for public affairs, governmental relations and communications.
Prior to joining Leon Capital, Matt served as Chief of Staff for Texas Congressman Pete Sessions for nearly a decade, overseeing a team of six governmental aids to effectively manage the public reputation of Sessions. He led the North Texas Congressional efforts during the 2014 Ebola Crisis in Dallas and 2015 F5 tornado affecting the cities of Garland and Rowlett. Early in his career, he spent several years leading Investor Relations, Treasury and Mergers & Acquisitions for two publicly traded companies in Texas and Florida.
Mr. Garcia is a graduate of Leadership Dallas and serves on several non-profit boards including The North Texas Commission and Texas Exes Dallas Chapter. He earned a Bachelors in Business Administration from the McCombs School of Business at The University of Texas at Austin.