Mr. Garza is a Diboll High School graduate, holds a Bachelors Degree in Criminal Justice and has been a police officer for 26 years. He honorably served the Lufkin Police Department for 21.5 years where he did community policing, served as a narcotics investigator, a detective and a patrol corporal.
For the past 5 years he has served with the Texas Alcohol and Beverage Commission in the Special Investigations Unit and as an FBI Human Trafficking Task Force Officer. Mr. Garza’s experience and training will aid our school district in enhancing all aspects of our department including safety and security, while developing proactive outreach measures to our students and the community we serve.
Mr. Garza will assume his responsibilities as Chief of Police on October 11, 2018. We welcome Chief Garza to the Diboll ISD team.