Years of Industry Experience: 50
About Gary: Gary graduated from Penn State University with a Bachelor’s degree in Insurance. With the exception of a 22-month tour of duty with the US Army (including 12 months in the Republic of Viet Nam), he has been employed with the Insurance industry since 1969. Gary started his career with Aetna as a Commercial Insurance Representative and he became an Independent Agent in 1980. In 1992, Gary joined Gunn-Mowery, LLC and is currently a Senior Vice President. At Gunn-Mowery, Gary has managed the Personal Lines Department, as well as the Personal Lines Service Center and Commercial Lines Service Center. He has since passed on his management role and is now focusing on enhancing our Cyber Insurance presence.
Gary is extremely passionate about education and he doesn’t just talk the talk, he walks the walk. He has received designations of CPCU (Chartered Property & Casualty Underwriter), ASLI (Associate in Surplus Lines), ARM (Associate in Risk Management, including Cyber Risk Management), API (Associate in Personal Insurance), AINS (Associate in General Insurance) and CRM (Cyber Risk Management) all from the American Institute of Chartered Property & Casualty Underwriters. Since Gary has passed on some of his managerial duties, he has increased his time spent teaching classes to the employees at Gunn-Mowery who are studying for their designations. Gary has also been an active member of Le Tip of the West Shore for the past 25 years.
In his spare time, Gary enjoys hunting near his home in Duncannon, as well as out West in Iowa, Missouri and Wyoming. He and his wife Elizabeth spend a lot of their time visiting with their 5 adult children and 13 grandchildren.