B.A. in History, Hunter College, City University of New York; MA Ed., Brooklyn College, City University of New York. Gary started his career in education as a New York City Teaching Fellow. Since 2003, he has taught middle school Social Studies in the Brownsville section of Brooklyn. Gary has also worked as an adjunct instructor at Pace University. At Pace, Gary taught courses in social studies methodology and interdisciplinary teaching.
Gary is now an Assistant Principal at Pierson High School in Sag Habour, New York.