Assistant Vice President, Outreach at Dallas Area Rapid Transit
Carmen García accepted the position of Director, Outreach Programs for Dallas Area Rapid Transit (DART), July 14, 2008. Recently promoted to Assistant Vice President, Office of Diversity (February 2017).
In her role, García oversees DART’s Outreach Programs by directing, coordinating and administering the agency’s outreach program as it relates to minority contracts and D/MWBE vendors. She maintains programs relative to the needs of the community. She develops and maintains external strategic partnerships and serves as a liaison to major chambers representing minorities, women and other groups whose goals include the development of economic opportunities for minorities and women.
García sits on the boards of the US Pan Asian Chamber -SW Advisory Council, Conference of Minority Transportation Officials (COMTO) National Board, Greater Dallas Planning Council, Immediate Past President; DFW Hispanic 100, Past President; DART Diversity Council, Chair and Past Chair, DART Women in Leadership.
She remains actively involved in numerous community organizations locally and throughout the state. Recently presented the Regional Hispanic Contractors President’s Award.