A native of Philadelphia, Coach Gary moved to Tampa Bay in 2006 after
serving in the US Army Special Forces. He has been involved in hockey for
over 28 years as both a player and a coach. He played ice hockey in high school and college and after graduating, Coach Gary worked for the
Pittsburgh Penguins for two seasons. He has extensive competitive coaching experience having coached all ages and levels to include high school, travel, recreational and learn to skate programs. Gary has been married to his wife Missy for 13 years. They have two sons, Cole (11) and Xander (8).
He is currently certified as a Level 4 USA Hockey Coach.