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  Garcia, Gustavo L. "Gus"
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NameGustavo L. "Gus" Garcia
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Austin, Texas , United States
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InfoElected Public Offices

· Mayor, City of Austin, November 2001 - Present (Term ends, June 15, 2003)

· Council Member, City of Austin, 1991-2000

· Trustee, Austin Independent School District/Austin Community College Board, 1972- 1978

· President, Austin Independent School District/Austin Community College Board, 1977- 1978

Austin City Council Honors

· Mayor Pro-Tem, Austin City Council, 1996-1998

· Name Dedication of Future North Austin Park, the Gustavo L. "Gus" Garcia Park, 2000

Boards and Organizations

· Community Action Network, Member, 1992-2000, Chair, 1996-1997

· United States Conference of Mayors

· Presiding Officer, Texas State Board of Acupuncture Examiners, 1994-1997

· Chair, Dropout Task Force - Greater Chamber of Commerce, 1986-1988

· Member, Board of Directors of the Greater Chamber of Commerce, 1987-1990

· Member, Board of Directors of the State Bar of Texas, 1986-1989

· Co-Chair, Hispanic Committee for Scouting

· President, Hispanic Chamber of Commerce Board of Directors, 1982-1983

· Director, Texas State Society of CPAs, 1969-1970

· President, Austin Chapter of CPAs, 1969-1970

Honors

· RECONOCIMIENTO OHTLI - Award Presented by Mexico’s Secretary of Foreign Relations, 1996

· LULAC Award for Political Involvement/Education, 1992

· Whitney M. Young, Jr. Service Award, Boy Scouts of America Capital Area Council, 1991

· Hispanic of the Year, Austin Independent School District, 1986

· Businessman of the Year, Texas Association of Mexican American Chambers of Commerce, 1984

· Humanitarian Award, Martin Luther King Association, 1984

· CPA of the Year, Austin Chapter of CPAs, 1977

Education/Professional Certificates and Career

· CPA - In the practice of Public Accounting, 1961-1991 (Principal or Partner, 1965-1991)

· Graduate Work, University of Texas at Austin, 1960-1961

· B.B.A, University of Texas at Austin, 1959

Personal

· Married to Marina Gonzalez, three children and four grandchildren


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  11/06/2001 Austin, TX Mayor Won 59.62% (+43.03%)
  05/03/1997 Austin, TX City Council Place 2 Won 53.15% (+14.10%)
  05/07/1994 Austin, TX City Council Place 5 Won 81.88% (+67.65%)
  05/18/1991 Austin, TX City Council Place 5 - Runoff Won 50.83% (+1.67%)
  05/04/1991 Austin, TX City Council Place 5 Won 40.26% (+3.24%)
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