Meet the electrician who lights up Candice Olson's designs on HGTV's Divine Design.
Chico Garcia, lighting designer for HGTV’s Divine Design, knew he wanted to be an electrician since childhood. After leaving his native Philippines at 24, Chico studied at the Donbosco Technical Institute in Germany and then later studied electrical technology at George Brown College in Toronto. After working as an electrical supervisor in Saudi Arabia for two years, Chico also has done lighting design in Los Angeles.
Chico keeps busy with his own electrical contracting and lighting design business. In his free time, he enjoys listening to jazz and riding one of his three motorcycles. He resides in Toronto with his wife and three sons.