Outreach Specialist — Crisp Museum
As Outreach Specialist, Gary operates the Southeast Explorer Mobile Museum. He travels to 25 counties in the Southeast Missouri State University's service area to bring the museum to the students. Along with presenting the rotating exhibits to students, Gary also distributes supplementary teaching materials to the teachers. When time allows, he is able to involve the students in hands-on activities.
A Jackson native, Gary received a Bachelor of Arts in Bible and Christian Education from Central Bible College in Springfield, Missouri, a Bachelor of Science in Elementary Education from Central Methodist College at Mineral Area in Park Hills, Missouri, and Masters Degree in Education from Assemblies of God Theological Seminary at Springfield, Missouri. He has been with the University since 2008.
Gary enjoys collecting Hot Wheels, reading mysteries, watching TV, and spending time with his wife and 3 kids.