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Carmela (Carmencha)  Garza de la Reguera -la rica- (The rich lady)
Carmela (Carmencha) Garza de la Reguera -la rica- (The rich lady)
2012

Carmela displays a social class of oligarchy which economically and politically overpowers all other social classes in Mexico. La Rica is religious and modern, conservative and rebellious, well educated, widely traveled, distinguished, elegant and powerful. These are some of the characteristics of the women of Mexican high society, an extremely small segment of the country’s population.
Fearful of the violence and kidnaping which is pandemic in today’s Mexico, she moved to La Jolla, California where she safety, anonymity, better weather and world class shopping.