San Antonio Branch Board of Directors
(Chair Pro Tem)
Retired President and CEO
Seton Healthcare Family
Jesús Garza joined the San Antonio Branch board in 2016.
Garza is retired president and CEO of Seton Healthcare Family, a member of Ascension.
Prior to joining Seton, Garza was deputy general manager for the Lower Colorado River Authority, following his eight years of service as city manager for the City of Austin. He began his government career in Austin in 1978, holding positions of increasing responsibility there. He also served as assistant city manager and deputy city manager in Corpus Christi and returned to Central Texas to become executive director of the Texas Water Commission.
Garza serves on the American Hospital Association Governing Council, LBJ School of Public Affairs Advisory Council and the Catholic Foundation—Diocese of Austin Board of Directors. He previously served on the boards of the Greater Austin Chamber of Commerce, Headliners Club, American Heart Association—Austin, United Way of Greater Austin and Capital Idea.
Garza is a graduate of the University of Texas at Austin.