Gary Lowery is a Midwest native from Ohio but has mostly resided in California’s central valley.  He has earned a Bachelor of Arts in Linguistics and a minor in Leadership Studies and Practice from the University of Arizona. In addition, Gary possesses a Master’s in Public Administration with a concentration in nonprofit management with research focused on social justice and inequalities pertaining to the African American and LGBT+ experience.  


Gary has a background in event planning, leadership programming, healthcare administration, and education management. He has a passion for working with students from underrepresented communities within educational training and career development. His goal is to expand the amount of SUD educated professionals to further educate and assist the public in understanding substance abuse. 


As a former central valley resident, Gary enjoys planting, hiking, and preparing for his favorite holiday, Christmas.

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