Gary holds his Ordination Credentials with the Pentecostal Assemblies of Canada (PAOC). Gary graduated from Eastern Pentecostal Bible College ( Master’s College and Seminary MCS) in 1975. After graduating, he went to Quebec City where he was on pastoral staff of Carrefour Chrétien de la Capitale as Assistant Pastor until 1983. He then ministered as Senior Pastor of l’Assemblée du plein évangile in LaSalle Québec for 13 years. During this time, he was Presbyter of the Montreal-North Section and as such, member of the District Executive of the Eastern Ontario & Quebec District. In 1996, he was voted in as Assistant to the Superintendent for Quebec EOQ District.
In 1999, the District of Quebec was formed and Gary was elected as District Superintendent. Gary served on the General Executive of the PAOC from January 2000 – July 2009. As Superintendent Gary served as Chairman of the Board of Governors of Institut Biblique Québec (IBQ), our French bible college, and as member of the Board of Governors of Master’s College and Seminary. He also served as a member of the Quebec Church Planting Committee.
In the fall of 2009 Gary was welcomed on staff at Evangel Pentecostal Church in downtown Montreal for a period of two years. During this time Gary was also appointed to the position of Québec and Francophone Canada Coordinator under the Mission Canada banner of the Pentecostal Assemblies of Canada a position that he still occupies at the present time.
Gary is presently President of IBQ since August 2011.
Gary is married to Gwen and has two children Andrea (Music Therapist) and Stephen (Student Summit Pacific College).