earned a Bachelor of Science degree in Mechanical Engineering from New Mexico State University (NMSU
) in 1990 and has completed graduate course work in Mechanical Engineering and Public Utility Regulation at NMSU
’s Center for Public Utilities. In addition, he has over 25 years’ experience as a project manager, mechanical engineer, plant engineer, design engineer, and in utilities operations and maintenance. Mr. Garcia is licensed as a Professional Engineer (P.E.
) in the State of New Mexico and is an energy professional, certified by the Association of Energy Engineers (AEE
) as a Certified Energy Manager (CEM