Gary has been a member of the Ontario Public Service (OPS) for 29 years and has held a number of financial and administrative positions over that time. Currently he is the director of financial management and control policy with the Provincial Controller Division of the Ontario Treasury Board Secretariat. His responsibilities include the implementation of a financial management framework for the OPS. This includes the development and oversight of corporate financial management and control policies, the implementation of financial capacity and competency development programs and leading the review of OPS risk management activities.
Previously Gary was the director of service management and the director of business and resource planning for the Ontario Ministry of Energy and the Ontario Ministry of Infrastructure. He also served as the chair of the Ontario Finance and Business Management Council, a government wide council of senior financial directors where he led the development of an enhanced financial internship program as well as a financial competency model for the OPS financial community.