Gary Carlington is a lifelong Puyallup resident and lives here with his wife Sara. They have three adult daughters. He has over 40 years of public accounting experience, initially with a large regional accounting firm and then with his own firm since 1983. Gary became associated with McSwain & Company in 2016. Gary has spoken before various professional organizations. His hobbies include his grandchildren, travel, antiques and stamp collecting. Gary is an active member in his church.