Ms. Yolanda Garcia grew up in Santa Monica and started her career in parish work in 1984 at the nearby parish of Saint Monica. She worked in a variety of support roles at the High School and the Pastoral Center for 9 years.
After spending some time in the private sector, Ms. Garcia returned to parish work at St. Timothy’s in Rancho Park in 1997 as a Business Manager. In 2008 she received her certificate in Parish Business Administration from Loyola Marymount University.
In 2009 Ms. Garcia was hired at Visitation Church as the Parish Business Manager. Her primary duties include managing the finances of both the parish and the school, including accounting, payroll, and financial reporting to the Archdiocese. Ms. Garcia also plays a role in managing plant management and maintenance.