Gary joined the Gary Sinise Foundation in May 2019 as the Director of Finance and is responsible for leading and implementing strategic and tactical plans for all Foundation financial needs. Gary graduated from Baylor University with a BBA and an MBA from Loyola University - Chicago. He has over twenty-five years of corporate finance experience in a variety of industries.
Gary grew up in a family with a long association with the military. His grandfather served in the Army during WWI and his father was an aircraft design engineer for Lockheed and Vought during WWII and throughout the Cold War, working on such planes as the P-38 Lightning, the F-8 Crusader and A-7 Corsair. In addition, all of his 5 uncles served in either WWII or Korea and his brother-in-law was a Marine Corps instructor during Vietnam.