Pastor Frank Garcia
Pastor Frank Garcia is the Lead Pastor of Puerto Nuevo Church, located in the South West area of Charlotte. Puerto Nuevo or New Port is a Latino Ministry with its Mission to connect everyone to the Life-giving word of Jesus Christ, to know more about God, Find Freedom, Discover purpose, and create healthy communities.
Pastor Garcia is also the President of the Latin Coalition of Health & Faith a network of local pastors who aim at uniting church leaders to help the most challenging situations affecting their communities. The coalition created Five Distinct committees each with a committee director and various volunteers to rise to provide answers and voice to issues affecting our communities. In any given day of the month city officials, Non-Profits, and other civic entities seek the coalition’s advice and feedback on important issues relating to Hispanic communities.
Pastor Garcia is passionate about people, well-being, solving issues and uniting forces in one collective voice. He is a highly decorated war veteran having served over 23 years of military service. He has 3 combat tours in the Global War on terrorism having served in Desert Storm/Desert Shield, Operation Enduring Freedom (Afghanistan) Operation Iraqi Freedom (Iraq.)