Gary is a Vice President, Portfolio Manager and Research Analyst in the Fixed Income Group at Franklin Templeton. Prior to Franklin Templeton, Gary was a Vice President in Leveraged Finance Investment Banking at Merrill Lynch. He is currently a member of the University of Pennsylvania Undergraduate Financial Aid Leadership Council. Gary has also served as the Chair of the Board of Trustees for The Carey School in San Mateo, CA. Gary earned his BS (Wharton) and BAS (Engineering) from Penn as part of the Management & Technology Program, and his MBA from Wharton.