Leroy Garcia is an Executive Partner with New York Life Insurance Company in Denver, CO. He is a longtime supporter of SHHRP and dedicated to building community capacity around diversity, equity and inclusion (DEI). He is strongly committed to helping community members build wealth & independence in work and life.
A native of Colorado, Leroy started with New York Life in 2001 in the Denver General Office. By 2004, Leroy was promoted to Partner. In 2013, Leroy was promoted to Senior Partner and was recognized as the National Senior Partner of the Year which highlights the best personal performance of an Executive/Senior Partner in five overall categories. In 2015, Leroy was promoted to Co-Managing Partner of the Colorado General Office, serving in the role until 2019. Currently, Leroy is serving as an Executive Partner in the Colorado General Office.
Leroy is a current board member for Judi’s House, an organization committed to helping grieving families and children with programs and resources. He is the past Chairman and board member for the Hispanic Chamber Education Foundation. He is also a former board member for the National Association of Insurance and Financial Advisors (NAIFA) and the Association of Latino Professionals in Finance and Accounting (ALPFA).
Prior to joining New York Life, Leroy attended Yale University, where he played football and studied architecture. Today, Leroy is married to Jenna Garcia and together they reside in the Corey Merrill neighborhood and have a son, Mateo.