Gary began work for the District in June of 2003 as General Manager. He graduated from Sam Houston State University with a Bachelors of Science in Agriculture Education. Gary served as President of the Texas Alliance of Groundwater Districts from 2005-2007 and serves as the District’s voting representative to Groundwater Management Area 8, as well as the voting representative for Groundwater Management Area 12 on the Brazos G Regional Water Planning Group.
Gary has been married to Mrs. Glenda Westbrook since 1980, and they have four children and two grandchildren. Gary and Glenda grew up and currently reside in Milano. They own land in Milam County, as well as Westbrook Angus Farms, which was founded in 1969 by Gary and his father, the late Garland Westbrook. Gary has also served as a local pastor in the United Methodist Church since 1999.