Gary R. Woods is a native Oklahoman and a graduate of Millwood High School. He graduated from Millwood High School, and from Langston University with a Bachelor of Science degree in Healthcare Administration with a minor in Business Marketing. He had a 25 year career in the healthcare and biotech industry with Pfizer and Johnson & Johnson as an account manager, District Manager and Practice Management, Marketing and Reimbursement Consultant. During this tenure he has been awarded multiple National MVP, Leadership and Encore Awards. Gary is a long time coach and mentor to a number of youth in the NE community and he currently serves as the Ward 7 Oklahoma City parks and Recreation Commissioner. Gary and his wife Cecilia Robinson Woods are also small business owners, recently launching C&G Woods LLC, a real estate investment company with emphasis in executive housing. Gary and Cecilia live in northeast Oklahoma City and have 5 children.