Why do you come to work at Root & Rebound every day? For me, Root & Rebound is a connector, an educator, and the voice for many who never had a first chance. MY LIFESAVER!

Why do you come to work at Root & Rebound every day?

For me, Root & Rebound is a connector, an educator, and the voice for many who never had a first chance. MY LIFESAVER!

Carmen Garcia

Manager of programs & operations

Carmen Garcia is the Manager of Programs & Operations at Root & Rebound.

Carmen has a Bachelors degree in Psychology from San Francisco State University. While at SFSU, Carmen worked at City College of San Francisco as a Teacher's Assistant to Dr. Terry Day in the Psychology Department. Carmen also interned at City College of San Francisco's Second Chance Program, which helps previously incarcerated students achieve their full academic potential, by mentoring and providing them with resources to help reduce everyday challenges.

As a formerly incarcerated woman, Carmen realizes the importance of education in the prison system, as well as post-incarceration. 

In her spare time, Carmen enjoys writing children’s stories in Spanish and most importantly, spending time with her daughter.

Contact me: cgarcia@rootandrebound.org