Vice President of Operations of General Parts Group, Gary Schermann began his career with General Parts as an accountant in Minneapolis, MN. Gary's career diversified when he took the role of Branch Manager overseeing the opening of a new branch in Denver, CO in 1999. In 2004 Gary undertook the role of Regional Manager, presiding over a successful period of growth including the opening of four further branches. In recognition of this success Gary was promoted to the position of Vice President of Operations in 2013 and now oversees the operational development of the company nationally.
Gary was elected to the Commercial Food Equipment Service Association (CFESA) Board of Directors in 2005, serving two terms and undertaking the role of Co-Chair of the Marketing commitee and subsequently the Technology committee. Gary received his 'Certified Food Service Professional' designation in 2009.
Gary has a degree in Accounting and Business Administration from Brown College in Minneapolis, MN.