Gary joined Kanaly in 1998 and has more than twenty-eight years of service in trust administration, investment management, and wealth advisory services. Before joining Kanaly, Gary worked as a Personal Trust Officer at Hancock Bank of Louisiana and Premier Bank (now Chase Bank) in Baton Rouge, Louisiana. Gary earned a Bachelor of Science degree in Management and Administration from Louisiana State University. He later completed the Texas Bankers Association Regional Trust School at Southern Methodist University and the Cannon Trust School. Gary is a member of the Financial Planning Association (FPA) and the Institute of Certified Bankers, and he is a member of the Board of Directors of the Houston Estate and Financial Forum (HEFF). In his personal time, Gary watches and participates in sports and is interested in travel, reading, and gardening.