Gary holds a Masters from Indiana State University. A licensed insurance agent for over 40 years, he designs insurance programs in three major areas; Personal Insurance, Commercial Insurance and Life & Health. Active in community activities, Gary currently serves on the Board of the Somers Lions Club and is a Past President, Past President of the Katonah Chamber of Commerce, & former Board member of the Somers Chamber of Commerce. Professionally, Gary has served on a number of insurance advisory boards and was President of the Independent Insurance Agents of Westchester County in 1999 and 2000. Gary lives in Katonah with his wife Melissa, has two grown daughters and four grandchildren.