Bethzy Garcia is a Board of Immigration Appeals (BIA) Accredited Representative in the Legal Services Department. As a BIA representative Bethzy is able to provide legal representation to clients seeking immigration benefits.
Bethzy joined CHIRLA in August 2012 as a Legal Fellow. Since then she has been part of the expansion of the Legal Services Department at CHIRLA. She has helped thousands of young immigrants to apply for Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA), as well as other immigration benefits.
Bethzy graduated from California State University, Northridge with a B.A. in Psychology and a M.A. in Educational Psychology.
Bethzy is passionate about education and often participates in events to help students apply for college and financial aid.