Coda Rayo-Garza

Coda earned her Bachelor of Arts Degree in Philosophy from Texas State University and her Master of Arts Degree in Political Science from the University of Texas at San Antonio. She began teaching Federal, State and Local government at Northeast Lakeview College shortly after graduation. Coda has worked for the Office of Councilman Ron Nirenberg as his Director of Zoning and Planning, as well as the Office of Councilwoman Shirley Gonzales as her Director of Policy and Zoning. She has over four years’ experience in community relations, project management and municipal government. Coda was a member of the inaugural class of the Latina Leadership Institute and has served on non-profit boards in the past. She is a mentor through the University of the Incarnate Word’s Cardinal Latina Mentorship Program.