William Garcia

Mayor

Will will be the first LGBTQ mayor of Adrian!

Biography

Born at Bixby Hospital in Adrian, Michigan to a florist (now nonprofit manager) and a police officer (now teacher), Will is a product of Adrian Public Schools, having attended Alexander Elementary, Drager Middle School, Springbrook Middle School, and the Jackson College/Lenawee Intermediate School District Academy. 
 
Wanting to serve the working-class community that raised him, Will enrolled in Central Michigan University’s online program while waiting tables and working in retail, earning a degree in Community Development. 
 
Now, Will works for Washtenaw County’s Solid Waste Division as a Program Specialist. He spends his workday helping people safely reuse, recycle, and dispose of hundreds of thousands of pounds of hazardous chemicals from their households. 
 
Will is running for Mayor to fight for the changes that Adrian needs — affordable housing, good-paying jobs, protecting our environment, and improving our infrastructure. 

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