Gary is the Acting CIO for Epworth Healthcare. In this role, he has responsibility for delivery of all IT Services across the group, relationship with key IT vendors and IT direction and strategy.

Gary joined Epworth Healthcare in January 2016 following a thirty year career with IBM. When he first joined Epworth, he was appointed as the Program Manager for the "Point of Care" Implementation. This system is Epworth’s key system for patient engagement, nurse and support services staff workflow and clinical results viewing.

In addition to his Epworth responsibilities, Gary is the Chair of the Deakin University Department of IS and Business Analytics Advisory Board, providing a great opportunity to guide and advise the university on the skills required by today’s IT workforce. He is also a member of judging panel for “Tech Diversity”, which is an awards based organisation established to inspire technology based organisations to implement long-lasting change around diversity.