Gary is a lifelong resident of Mount Vernon. He owns Kens Hairstyling Inc. in downtown Mount Vernon, and has worked there for 32 years. His late father, Ken, opened the shop in 1958 and Gary has enjoyed serving and being a part of this great community. He is a graduate of Mount Vernon High School and Washington State University.
Gary has been happily married to his wife Rhondi for 33 years. They have three daughters, all of whom are teachers, and two grandchildren. Gary enjoys flyfishing, all outdoor activities, and high school sports.
Gary previously served on the Mount Vernon Planning Commission.