Gary received his Bachelor of Arts degree in Bible with a minor in Christian Education from Washington Bible College in Lanham, Maryland.
After college, he taught math and science in both junior and senior Christian high schools for eight years. He also has ten years administrative experience in education and business.
Through his research for home instruction, Gary acquired much paralegal experience. As part of graduate work, he developed the home instruction program for Wellspring Christian Fellowship - the sponsoring church of WCFS. Gary has served as the Senior Pastor at Wellspring Christian Fellowship since 1980.
Gary enjoys carpentry and farming as family hobbies.
He and his wife Sally have been married for almost 48 years. They have 10 children, all of whom were home-instructed, and 43 grandchildren!