Gary was fortunate to land a life-fulfilling career in the recruiting industry right out of college. With thirty years of industry experience, Gary excels in building and maintaining lifetime partnerships with clients. Gary’s community involvement includes serving as a Rotarian, board member and past chair of WakeEd Partnership, board member of the Raleigh Chamber of Commerce, past board chair of Friends of ARTS NC State, advisory board member of NC State’s DASA Board for Student Success, and an HR advisory board member of YMCA of the Triangle. Gary was born and raised in Raleigh, NC and graduated with honors from North Carolina State University with a Bachelor of Arts in Business Management and a Bachelor of Arts in Economics. Some of Gary’s recognitions have included Triangle Business Journal CEO of the Year, Triangle’s Top Entrepreneurs, and he was inducted into the Wake County Public School System Hall of Fame for his community involvement in education. He and his wife, Julie, enjoy the roads less travelled, taking in the arts and events in small towns.