Gov. Abbott appoints Mission resident to Texas Commission on Fire Protection

AUSTIN — Governor Greg Abbott on Monday appointed Arminda Garza of Mission to the Texas Commission on Fire Protection.

Garza is tax preparer for A&A Electronic Tax Services. She is a member of the National Federation of Independent Business Owners, Hispanic Women’s Network of Texas and the Latin American Immigration Association.

Her volunteer work includes Court Appointed Special Advocates (CASA) and Locks of Love. Garza received a nursing degree from Escuela y Enfermieria Jose Jose Y Cadena in Mexico.

Last year, Garza ran for justice of the peace for Precinct 3 Place 2.

Garza’s term on the commission expires in two years.