SDEV Welcomes New Executive Director Raquel Garcia

October 7, 2019 It is my pleasure to announce Raquel Garcia as the new Executive Director of Southwest Detroit Environmental Vision. Raquel joins SDEV from Global Detroit, where, since 2014, she has been Director of Housing and Special Projects. In that role,  Raquel cultivated support for immigrant integration and economic development initiatives such as access to affordable home ownership through local landbank engagement, financial literacy, language access, and access to higher education. Prior to that, Raquel  has worked as an immigrant rights organizer, electoral campaign organizer, and spent over 15 years in higher education as Dean of Career and Technical … Continue reading SDEV Welcomes New Executive Director Raquel Garcia