Ann Garcia joins PDI as Permit Coordinator

Protection Development, Incorporated (PDI) is pleased to announce that Ann Garcia has joined the firm as Permit Coordinator.

Ann Garcia

Ann comes to PDI after working for the City of San Antonio Development Services Department for over 9 years. She has experience in researching historical permits, issuing Certificate of Occupancy, retrieving plan review and inspection status, and routing plans for commercial and residential review, as well as processing new permit application submittals. Her involvement with the different departments and areas of service within Development Services give her a behind-the-scenes understanding of the development process.

Ann Garcia will assist PDI’s clients in obtaining construction permits through the City of San Antonio and Bexar County. She has excellent customer service skills and can guide each project through the permit process. Ann can be reached via email to or by calling our office at 210.828.7533.

PDI’s permitting services focus on helping Owners, Developers, Architects, Engineers, and Contractors navigate the plan review, inspection, and Certificate of Occupancy process. We are knowledgeable in all aspects of commercial development including platting and zoning.

About PDI

Founded in 1985 as a fire protection engineering firm, PDI provides a full spectrum of fire protection engineering services including sprinkler and fire alarm design, smoke modeling, and performance-based designs offering innovative solutions to complex fire and life-safety challenges. In addition, PDI provides consulting services for fire, building, and life-safety codes, including plans review and the issuance of commodity letters. PDI also provides government third-party plan review services on behalf of local, state, and federal agencies.

In addition to its engineering and consulting services, PDI, through its Permitting Section, assists its clients in negotiating the complex project permitting process, managing that process from initial application, through all necessary inspections, to final certificate of occupancy.

PDI is a Bob Andrews Group Company (