LPM (United Theological College in McGill University)
BD (Southern California Graduate School of Theology)
Born and raised in Winnipeg, MB, Gary received the Bachelor of Divinity degree from the Southern California Graduate School of Theology (United Congregationalist Church) and his Lay Pastoral Ministry training from the United Theological College at McGill University (United Church of Canada). He has served congregations in Medicine Hat, Kamloops, and Calgary.
Gary is a recently-retired Designated Lay Minister in the United Church of Canada, a prolific preacher, and an active member of his regional ecumenical network. He and his wife, Iris, have one adult son, Samuel, who is married to Stephanie. He is also grandpa to three energetic little grandchildren!