|Age: 54||Joined Apogee: 1995|
|The floor-to-ceiling Viracon glass in our office combines the benefits of natural light and outside views with great energy-efficient performance to keep our employees comfortable.|
Gary joined Apogee in 1995 as director of taxation. He assumed assistant treasurer responsibility in 1997 and was promoted to vice president and treasurer in 2001. Previously he spent 11 years at Arthur Andersen & Co. as a corporate tax consultant.
Gary's primary focus has been on strengthening Apogee's balance sheet via optimal capital structure implementation, enterprise risk management, working capital management, implementation of tax saving strategies, government relations, and rationalizing and managing Apogee's real estate assets. He also chairs Apogee's Pension Investment Committee, responsible for investment oversight of the company's 401(k) retirement plan.
He holds a bachelor's degree in accounting from the University of Minnesota, Duluth, and a CPA (inactive) in Minnesota.