The Hon. Alejandra Garcia Williams
Consul Garcia Williams is the Consul General of Mexico in Sacramento, California. Prior to her appointment to Sacramento in May 2015, she was Consul General of Mexico in Santa Ana, California (2009-2015).
A Mexican Career Foreign Service Officer since 1992, Consul Garcia Williams has been Deputy Consul General and Acting Consul General in San Francisco, California (2007-2009), head of the Office of Internal Politics, Human Rights and Legal Affairs at The Embassy of Mexico in France (2000-2006), where she also acted as Delegate of the Mexican Mission before the OECD.
From 1998 to 2000, Consul Garcia Williams served as Advisor to the Mexican Foreign Minister, and prior to that she was posted to the Embassy of Mexico in the United States in the Office for Migration and Border Affairs. From 1990-1994 Consul Garcia Williams was appointed Advisor for the Coordinator of Migration and Human Rights at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs where she assisted and coordinated projects, and drafted documents associated with immigration, human rights, and drug trafficking, domestically and internationally.
Consul Garcia Williams has participated in several international conferences as speaker and negotiator, most notably in international forums related to human rights and immigration.
Consul Garcia Williams has a Certificate in Diplomacy, International Finance and Politics from Oxford University in Great Britain and a BA in International Relations from Universidad Iberoamericana, in Mexico City. She is married to Rémi Lacombe, a French engineer and has a daughter, Anne-Sophie.