Andrew and Kelly Garcia are a perfect example of an ambitious, career-driven, and family-oriented couple who have built a life in Temple. They have made impactful contributions to the Temple community and continue to showcase exemplary values in their day-to-day lives.
Over the last decade, he has become an exemplary member of the community as a husband, father, and beloved pediatric doctor.
When an incredible opportunity arose to grow a premier IT company right in the middle of Texas, Jay knew he couldn’t pass it up – so he moved to Temple to start working with McLane Intel. Today, Jay leads McLane Intelligent Solutions, serving a wide range of companies across Texas.
At just 17 years old, Elliot left his home in Plaquemine, Louisiana to join the military as a logistician and computer technician. He traveled to places all over the world, from Germany to the Persian Gulf. Eventually, he landed in Fort Hood in 1996 and is now the President and CEO of Panel Specialists, Inc.
Originally from Tuscaloosa, Alabama, Dell Ingram-Walker has now been a resident of the Temple area for over two decades. Dell has worked at Baylor Scott & White since 1999. Today, she is Vice President and Chief Operating Officer of McLane Children’s Baylor Scott & White Medical Center.
When opportunity knocks, Wes Albanese answers. While training military personnel on bomb detection, Wes also honed his photography skills in locations around the globe. Today, he’s a full-time photographer and entrepreneur in Temple, Texas, his new hometown with a creative scene that’s coming into focus.