Gary Fugere currently serves as President for Tumwater Education Foundation Board, having previously helped as Auction Co-Chair and Committee Chair. Gary has been a long-term volunteer in the Tumwater School District, including Tumwater Hill Elementary Site Team, 'lunch buddy', classroom volunteer, PTA President, district committees, and class field trip chaperone. Gary and wife Kathy of over 26 years have three children, all have or currently going through Tumwater school system - Kristina, Kyle, and Kailey. Gary's professional career reflects over 27 years with state government, recently as Governor Gregoire's Constituent Services Manager and currently serves as Administrative Resources Manager for the Washington State Investment Board. Gary enjoys traveling, spending time with family, and long stays at the beaches!