Arnold Garcia, Jr.
Arnold Garcia Jr. holds a degree in History and Government from Angelo State University. He began his career in journalism as a general assignments reporter for the San Angelo Standard-Times. He moved to Austin in 1974 and worked in a variety of editing and reporting assignments. Mr. Garcia was named Editorial Page Editor of the American-Statesman in 1991 and held that post until his retirement in 2013. He is a veteran of the U.S. Army (1969-71) and of the Texas Army National Guard (1980-1998).