Mr. Batty has served as the Executive Director of Stronghold Camp & Conference Center, Oregon, IL, and as the VP for Operations and Program of Mo-Ranch Assembly, Hunt, TX. His education and training include: a B.S. in Business Administration from Bradley University, Peoria, IL, Whole Systems Change Theory from National Training Laboratories Institute of Behavioral Sciences, Bethel, ME, the Leadership Excellence Course at Disney Institute, Orlando, FL, and the Fund Raising Course of the Indiana School of Philanthropy, Bloomington, IN.
Gary has been a member of the PCCCA since 1984 serving as President (1986-89). Gary has been a member of PCCCA Consultants Network since 1997 working with numerous camps and conference centers in strategic planning processes, issues related to organization and governance, and the development of sound business practices.