Meet Our Team
Dr. Cory Collins
Before joining Garcia, Dr. Collins was the principal at Progressive High School and an assistant principal in Lamar CISD. Dr. Collins earned a Bachelor of Business Administration from Texas A&M University, a Master’s in Education from the University of Houston at Victoria, and a Doctorate in Professional Leadership from University of Houston.
Mr. McLoughlin joined our Gator Team from the Austin, Texas, area, having served as an administrator at both the middle and high school levels. A proud Longhorn, Mr. McLoughlin earned both his Bachelor of Economics degree and his Master's in Educational Leadership from the University of Texas.
Ms. Rutledge grew up in Fort Bend ISD. She earned a Bachelor of Business Administration from Texas A&M University, her teaching certification from Lamar University, and a Master's in Educational Leadership from University of Houston. A former ELA teacher and Department Chair, Ms. Rutledge has called Garcia Middle School home for twenty-two years.
Mrs. Riggs came to Garcia from Alief ISD as a master science teacher and experienced Science Specialist. She has a Bachelor of Science in Biology from the College of Charleston, and earned a Master's degree in both Curriculum & Instruction and Educational Leadership from University of Houston. Mrs. Riggs is now pursuing her Doctorate in Education.