Vania Garcia has worked for the Lee County School District for 10 years as a Special Education teacher. In In 2010 she graduated from Florida Gulf Coast University with a Bachelor’s Degree in Special Education and currently continues to work towards her Certification in Behavioral Analysis through the Florida Institute of Technology. Throughout her education career Vania has also found an artistic outlet through the Alliance for The Arts. At the Alliance, she’s worked as a seasonal art instructor, a director for their summer camp, and volunteers her time to promote the arts program. Although Vania primarily works with children, she continues to spread her passion for the arts and her creativity throughout all the people and establishments of the community.