Angela Garcia is Executive Assistant to the Executive Vice President for University Life and Senior Vice Provost for Faculty Advancement. Angela took on this role in October 2021 after serving as Administrative Manager for Faculty Advancement.
In this role, Angela manages the calendar and supports the daily work of Dennis Mitchell, Executive Vice President for University Life and Senior Vice Provost for Faculty Advancement.
Angela arrived at Columbia University in September 2015, joining the Office of the Provost as Administrative Coordinator for the Vice Provosts for Academic Programs and Faculty Diversity and Inclusion (now Faculty Advancement).
Prior to Columbia, Angela worked at Herbert H. Lehman College in the City University of New York (CUNY) for eleven years. She held the position of Office Manager for Lehman’s Teaching and Learning Commons from 2010 to 2015 and earned a CUNY Managers Certificate during this time. Her service included coordination of two Title V grant-funded initiatives, with direct supervision of a program created to support the transition and retention of transfer students.
Angela graduated summa cum laude with a bachelor’s degree in psychology from Herbert H. Lehman College in 2005. She aspires to continue her studies in organizational psychology.