Tom Garcia, CGP - CEO, Owner, Builder, Engineer and Realtor
Tom Garcia, an avid home enthusiast, has been theadvising clients on effective home construction and building homes for more than 15 years. Some 7 years ago, he joined the Triad’s CBS Good Morning Show as a weekly contributor. Ways for homeowners to save money, protect their investment and create a healthier home has been his hallmark.
Tom started his career with a degree in Mechanical Engineering from Louisiana State University (LSU). He then moved to project management and senior management roles in the energy sector. However, homes have always been his passion.
In 1998, Tom gave the corporate work and earned his General Contractor’s license and formed a home construction business in his basement. A lifelong desire to build custom homes began.
In 2002, he earned the distinction of becoming Greensboro’s exclusive builder of Southern Living homes. Of all the hundreds of builders in the Triad, only Tom has been authorized to build homes branded by Southern Living; quite an honor. Since, he has served on the Board for the Southern Living Custom Builder Program as well as the Greensboro Builder’s Association.
In addition to Tom’s weekly TV appearances, he speaks to local housing industry associations, real estate offices, garden clubs and other groups. Tom also holds a Real Estate Brokerage License and is a Realtor.
“Communicating information that can save money, save lives and protect what is usually the largest investment any family will hold is not just important, it is my talent and it is where I should be” says Tom. “I am fortunate to have had the opportunity to earn my education and be taught a work ethic that can help provide for the benefit of others” he added.
Tom can be contacted at: firstname.lastname@example.org. He routinely writes columns for Home Owner Association newsletters and answers questions from viewers.