Member of the Environment Committee
Gary was co-opted to the Northern Ireland Assembly in April 2015 to replace Maurice Devenney.
He was first elected to Londonderry City Council in 2011 and served as Deputy Mayor from 2013-14 and 2014-15. He was also elected to the new Londonderry City and Strabane District Council and appointed DUP Group leader in 2014.
Following the 2016 Assembly Election Gary was appointed as Deputy Chair of the Health Committee.