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Gary Starr

Gary joined the Gary Sinise Foundation in May 2019 as the Director of Finance and currently works as the Foundation’s Vice President of Finance and Administration. Gary is responsible for leading and implementing strategic and tactical plans for all Foundation financial needs. Gary graduated from Baylor University with a Bachelor of Business Administration and an MBA from Loyola University - Chicago. He has over thirty-three years of corporate finance experience in a variety of industries.

Gary grew up in a family with a long association with the military that precedes the American Revolution. His grandfather served in the American Expeditionary Force in France during WWI, and his father was a senior 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. Gary’s mother was a Gold Star widow from the Korean Conflict. In addition, all of his five uncles served in either WWII or Korea, and his brother-in-law was a Marine Corps instructor during the Vietnam war.