Industry Spotlight – Art Garza

What is your life verse and why?

“And we know that all things work together for good to them that love God, to them who are the called according to his purpose.” Romans 8:28

This has been a verse I’ve held close ever since high school. Its a hopeful/optimistic verse on life that has been encouraging when life isn’t going as you had hoped.

What was your childhood nickname?
Mijo (Pronounced “Mee-ho” – That’s like every Hispanic boy’s nickname, but that’s what all my relatives know me by).

What’s your go to karaoke song?
The Champs “Tequila”

What’s the last book you read?
The 4 Disciplines of Execution

Tacos or hamburgers?
Yes, please.

What’s worse: laundry or dishes?
Dishes for sure.

Is double dipping ever acceptable?
Yes, I love Dairy Queen’s double dipped cones!

Biggest pet peeve?
Double dipping

Dogs or cats?
Dogs… all the way.

If you could have coffee with anyone, living or dead, who would it be?
Well, we already get to have coffee with Jesus everyday…

so, I’ll go with Rick Warren.

Art Garza
Director of Broadcasting, STAR 99.1
CMB Member Since 2013

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