Yolette Garcia

Assistant Dean for Diversity, Inclusion, and Communication

Yolette Garcia

Simmons School Office of the Dean


M.A., Southern Methodist University


3101 University Blvd, Ste.247
Dallas, 75205
Box 382



Yolette García joined SMU’s Annette Caldwell Simmons School of Education and Human Development in 2008 as Assistant Dean for External Affairs and Outreach. She develops strategies for communications and promotion.  She is also responsible for identifying and prioritizing community partnerships and projects for the school. Garcia comes to her position as a veteran public broadcasting journalist and manager for KERA television and radio, the North Texas public broadcasting station.