Director Garcia served as a member of Parliament in the Batasang Pambansa and Deputy Minister/Undersecretary of the Department of Labor and Employment. He was also a member of the Board of Directors of the Manila International Airport Authority. His proven track record also boasts of various positions held at the Integrated Bar of the Philippines (IBP) since 1983. He served as IBP South Cotabato Chapter President, then later on as Governor for IBP Western Mindanao Region, and Deputy Director of IBP Commission on Bar Discipline. Currently, Director Garcia serves as a member of the Junior Chamber International Senate ASEAN and Region XII President of PDPLABAN since 2000.
Director Garcia obtained his Bachelor of Laws degree from San Beda College in 1971 and passed the Philippine Bar Examinations the following year.