Patricia Garcia Gonzalez - Mexico
Patricia Garcia Gonzalez was born in the city of Guadalajara, Jalisco. At the age of three, her family moved to Mexico City, where she studied at the "Escuela Normal de Especializacion" , obtaining the degree of Professor in Special Education. She married with Napoleon Malo Mogora, currently a member OF Rotary Club of Cuernavaca, A.C.
In 1975 they established their residence at Cuernavaca, Morelos, where their children were born: Rodrigo Electronics and Communications Engineering and Rebeca, degree in Accounting and Finance. They are proud to be grandparents of two boys and a girl.
Cuernavaca city is where she was working in the area of care for children with special educational needs, first in the Children's Rehabilitation Center of Cuernavaca, the one a government office named "DIF" and later in the Minister of Public Education (SEP), being the first teacher to perform work for the opening Specia l Education services in the State. She later worked with children with intellectual disabilities and Down Syn drome. Later, with slow-learning students and finally with children with Outstanding Skills, ending her career in 2002. It is noteworthy that all her teaching was made in Public Elementary Schools.
On the community service, started within International Inner Wheel, being a founding member of the Inner Wheel Club Cuernavaca Chipitlan. She has been an active member from February 8, 1989 to date. In 1993 -1994 was for the first time President of the Club and in 1996- 1997, she collaborated with the District Chairman 418, Alma Lilia Quintero Chevez, serving as District Secretary. On many occasions she has served her Club and International Inner Wheel, occupying various positions within it, Secretary, Treasurer, Editor, ISO; on 2005-2006, 2009-2010 and 2019 - 2020 Club President again, reaching the District Chairman in 2008-2009. Currently, has been named Honorary Member in her Club.
In the year 201 2-2013 is elected National Representative from Mexico and she handed the responsibility to attend IIW President, Mrs. Carole Young in her visit to our country. Her main goals within the organization are to increase membership, the constant updating of the active members, training parents, having as goal to achieve the objectives of the organization which are: to promote the true friendship, encourage the ideals of personal service and strengthen international understanding.