Gary has been a member of the ICAP Board of Directors since 1987 and has long served as Vice Chairman of the Board. He also serves multiple committees for the ICAP Board and is the ICAP representative and Vice Chairman of the American Public Entity Excess Pool Board of Directors.
Gary represents the City of Polk City, where he served as the City Administrator until his retirement earlier this year.
Gary has more than 43 years of experience working with local government, and a long history of participating on various local, regional and state boards. Prior to his role as the City Administrator for Polk City, Gary was employed as the City Administrator/Clerk for the City of Sac City for 23 years. He also served as President of the Iowa Municipal Finance Officers Association (IMFOA).
Gary has two adult daughters, and resides in Polk City with his wife, Susan.