Brett Garcia, Executive Vice President & Chief of Staff

Brett Garcia came to Southern Virginia as dean of admissions in September 2009. He previously worked at Bausch & Lomb, where he was a territory manager in Oregon and Idaho. Prior to holding that position, he spent five years with Pfizer, Inc. While at Pfizer, he received numerous awards for high achievements, including the prestigious Vice President’s Cabinet award, which he received twice. He also co-owned a company that provided industrial training seminars.

He holds a bachelor’s degree from Brigham Young University and an M.B.A. from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill with an emphasis in marketing.

Garcia served a full-time mission for The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints in Milan, Italy.

B.A., Brigham Young University; M.B.A., Kenan-Flagler Business School, University of North Carolina