Representative García welcomes local tech students to state Capitol

PHOTO INFORMATION: State Representative Daniela R. García interacts with students from Innocadamy in Zeeland at the 17th Annual Student Technology Showcase at the Capitol.  The event allowed lawmakers to see firsthand how technology is used in the classroom across Michigan.

Representative García invites local residents to November office hours

State Representative Daniela R. García invites residents of Ottawa County to her regularly scheduled office hours on Monday, Nov. 6. “Being accessible to Ottawa County residents is a top priority for me,” García said.  “Talking to people in the community and answering any questions they have about their state government is one of the most…

Rep. García welcomes ‘Junior Representative’ to State Capitol

State Representative Daniela R. García today welcomed Zeeland homeschool student Tyler Scholtens to serve as ‘Representative for a Day,’ and to shadow her in Lansing. Tyler became eligible for the special visit based on his participation in Representative García’s summer reading contest. The contest invited students to track the books they read during the summer…

Representative García backs Wounded Warrior families

Photo Information: State Representative Daniela R. García signed the Wounded Warriors Family Support’s High Five Tour car on Thursday.  This summer marks the eighth annual High Five Tour supporting our nation’s military families for the sacrifices they make.  Donations were raised onsite to help build the Corporal Jason Dunham Traumatic Brain Injury Facility for combat-wounded…

Father, county commissioner joins Rep. García for Capitol speech

PHOTO INFORMATION: Ottawa County Commissioner Frank Garcia was the guest of his daughter, state Rep. Daniela R. García, R-Holland, at the State of the State speech in the Capitol on Tuesday. Before being sworn in as Commissioner in December 2016, his professional career included serving as Holland Public School Superintendent from 2004-08, principal of Holland…

Commerce Township business owner joins Rep. Kesto for State of the State speech

PHOTO INFORMATION: State Rep. Klint Kesto, R-Commerce Township, had George Earhart (left) and Jack Tatigan (right) of OT Investigations and Associates join him as guests for the State of the State address Tuesday at the state Capitol. Earhart is the chief operation manager and Tatigan is owner and president at the Commerce Township-based OT Investigations,…

Rep. Garcia takes oath of office to represent 90th District

State Rep. Daniela R. García, R-Holland, was administered the oath of office today by Michigan Supreme Court Chief Justice Stephen Markman on the floor of the House of Representatives in Lansing. Joining Rep. García was her parents, Frank and Yolanda.