Gary Gardner received a BME from the University of Central Oklahoma in 1988 and a Master’s degree in Education from Cameron University in 2000. He finished a Ph.D. in Biblical Studies in 2017 from Trinity Seminary. Dr. Gardner taught for 24 years before joining the faculty at The Brook Hill School. Those years were spent evenly divided with 12 years in public schools teaching Orchestra and Band, and 12 years at a small Community College in Oklahoma as the Director of the Arts and Humanities Division.
Gary Gardner enlisted and served with the 2nd Battalion 14th Marines from 1986-1990 and married his HS sweet heart Kelli. Gary and Kelli have two adult sons, James and Caleb. Gary, Kelli, James, and Caleb stay very active in the ministry opportunities that the Lord provides.