Gary holds two degrees from UArizona, BSc in Geological Engineering and MSc in Geophysics and worked 24 years in the seismic and well logging industries from 1980-2004. Since 2005, Gary has worked independently as a board member, chairman or director & investor at a variety of technology based start up companies, including Novadrill, Ingrain, Wireless Seismic and Western Alaska Copper & Gold. Novadrill developed an extensive patent portfolio and successfully sold the company based on the technology developed. Western Alaska Copper & Gold is a start up mineral exploration company recently listed on the Toronto Exchange. Gary currently serves on the advisory board to a technology incubator in Utah, Hall Labs as well as a consultant to Western Alaska Copper & Gold.