Gary is our new director and comes to us with over 40 years of experience singing barbershop music. First, singing with his father in a chorus in Connecticut, then singing almost 20 years with the International Championship Chorus, Alexandria Harmonizers, where he earned two Gold Medals. In 2011, Gary returned to college, where he majored in music and in 2014 graduated with honors from Mary Baldwin College with a degree in music and music education.
Gary lives in Waynesboro with his wife, Debby, and works for WorldStrides OnStage where he is a Festival Advisor assisting high school choir, band and orchestra directors as they plan to participate in musical festivals held all over the country. He is the choir director at St. James United Methodist Church in Churchville, VA and is co-founder and director of Valley Harmony Chorus, a Harmony, Inc., a ladies barbershop chorus.