Gary has been a lifelong resident of the Everett/ Lake Stevens area, settling full time in Lake Stevens since 1995. Gary is married to his wife Jeanne and together they have two children. Both children are attending college.
Having been involved in various aspects of the real estate industry in the past 34+ years, his experiences include banking, land entitlement /development and 12 years in homebuilding. Currently Gary is principal owner of Alexander Reed, LLC, specializing in land development and CD2IS, LLC, which provides the construction industry with due diligence and inspection services. Gary is also a licensed real estate broker with The Preview Group.
With past business activities in the Marysville area, Gary was involved in the Marysville Noon Rotary Club for 18 years earning a Paul Harris Award for Community Service. He also served as the Chairman of the Board in '04-'05 for the Marysville Tulalip Chamber of Commerce. Other activities involved the Economic Development Council of Snohomish County along with his service for 6 years on the Lake Stevens Planning Commission.
Having finished his 3rd year on the Council and serving as Council President during 2019, the initiatives that have been brought forward are setting the stage for Lake Stevens to have a very promising future.
In his free time, Gary enjoys being on the lake and all it has to offer. Additionally, he is an avid supporter of his children's activities.