Gary started his recovery journey in 1984 and has continued to be instrumental in helping individuals and their families get the help they need to recover from substance use disorder, alcoholism, and family codependency. Gary was the National Marketing Liaison for PARC (Memorial Hermann Prevention and Recovery Center). He co-founded “Dallas Citywide”, a monthly recovery meeting with close to 500 people in attendance from the DFW area.

He is currently the Director of Outreach at Chapter House Men’s Sober Living and Counseling Center and does Business Development/Professional Outreach Consulting for Windhaven Women’s Sober Living and Counseling Center.

Gary serves as Board President of Simply Grace and he’s on the advisory board at Drug Prevention Resources.

Gary is active in his own recovery and resides in Terrell, TX with his wife and two daughters.

He believes when helping ONE we help many.