For 22 years, Gary worked as a commercial electrician. In 1998, he obtained his Journeyman Electrical License. The following year, he won the 1999 State Electrical Crafts Olympics.
Gary has over 6 years experience as a construction administrator and site inspector. He is also a skilled plumbing and fire sprinkler designer. His hobbies include riding motorcycles and drinking beer (but not at the same time).