Adam Garcia

Planning & Research Manager

Adam Garcia brings a diverse background rooted in environmental and city planning to the Greenbelt Alliance team. His background allows him to lead cutting-edge research initiatives, public policy analysis, and mapping services.

As a devoted hiker and bicyclist, he knows what is at stake to ensure the Bay Area continues to be the best place to enjoy both the great outdoors and the local communities. He brings experience learning from and helping develop sustainable communities in Los Angeles, Santa Barbara, the UC System, Costa Rica, Kenya, Havana, Bogotá, and Oaxaca. Adam is committed to learning from the world’s best practices for the rest of his days, as well as a car-free lifestyle that suits him well. As T.S. Elliot said, “In my beginning is my end.”

Adam was born in Oakland, and after returning from his adventures, he has dedicated himself to preserving the Bay Area. He earned a B.S. in Environmental Studies at UC Santa Barbara, an M.A. in Urban Planning at UC Los Angeles and is a LEED Accredited Professional.

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