Ricky Garza

Bio

Ricky Garza is a junior from McAllen, Texas studying culture and international politics at Georgetown University's School of Foreign Service with a concentration in International Development. He is the Co-Editor-in-Chief of the Georgetown Progressive, the online publication of the GU College Democrats, and is the Executive Director of student advocacy group DC Students Speak, which works to close the student underrepresentation gap in local government. He believes in full democracy for DC, worked for DC Vote, and is especially interested in Latin American studies. He has studied abroad in Quito, Ecuador and worked with the Center for Social Justice in Cochabamba, Bolivia.