AMEX Former Chief Medical Officer Joins Safe America Board; To Head National Initiative

Dr. Joxel Garcia, former Assistant Secretary of Health in President George Bush’s Administration and recent CMO of AMEX, has re-joined the Safe America Board of Directors. Dr. Garcia, who was Chairman of Safe America’s national board in 2011-15, will be overseeing new health and disaster programs, including ongoing work in the Caribbean.

“We’re honored to have Dr. Garcia rejoin our Board,” noted CEO Len Pagano. “We look forward to assessing what can be done – with other for-profits – to address human trafficking, survive active shooter situations and help veterans.”

Dr. Garcia is expected to be a featured speaker at the Dec. 9 “Fall Forum” at the Federal Reserve Bank in Atlanta. For tickets, contact Lynda Johnson at (770)-973-SAFE.