Gary was born and raised in Virginia, and received a Bachelor of Science degree in Building Construction from Virginia Tech. Throughout his 45 year career, Gary has provided management expertise to many significant projects and clients in the Architectural, Engineering and Construction industries. As a Project Manager, Certified Cost Engineer, and Professional Scheduler he has successfully served the built environment through projects as large as $1.6 billion. His work history includes national and international projects spanning industrial, residential, commercial, institutional and governmental facilities. As Director of Facilities at a major university, Gary has been responsible for planning and construction of new and renovated facilities, as well as maintenance of a 4 million square foot campus.
Having lived and worked in numerous locations country-wide Gary understands, first-hand, the challenges of relocating families and households across the country or just across town. He knows the joys and the hassles that accompany family home relocation and has the skills to help the home Buyer or Seller experience a stress free transition.
Finding you the right home to fit your budget and life style or finding buyers for your current property is Gary’s mission as a REALTOR®.
Gary and wife Ruana have lived in Flagstaff for three decades, having raised one son who graduated from Northern Arizona University. His wife is a fitness professional and they are dog lovers and outdoor enthusiasts. Gary’s hobbies are home remodeling, cooking and kitchen planning.
Whether you are a home Seller or a Buyer, Gary provides for his clients the uncompromising service and attention to detail you have come to expect from a Russ Lyon | Sotheby’s International Realty professional.