Program Associate, Midtown Community Court
Darwin Garcia is the program associate of UpNext at the Midtown Community Court. Prior to joining the Center, Darwin has been involved in several social justice initiatives. He served as the program coordinator for STATE (Students Taking Action Towards Empowerment), where he facilitated a legal information workshop entitled “Know Your Rights” to high school students. He has also volunteered at the fatherhood program at the Neighborhood Defender Service of Harlem. Darwin obtained his Bachelor’s of Science in philosophy, with a concentration in cognitive neuroscience, from Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute.