Gary Brookshier served as CEO and President for CRI since originally purchasing the company with his wife Judy in 1995. Gary has over three decades of experience in senior management and executive leadership roles across a diverse spectrum of engagements within the energy and technology sectors. His leadership in the energy sector has included managing operations for a utility power engineering company and a custom programmable control manufacturing company, serving electric utilities nationally.
Gary has performed energy conservation planning engagements for the BPA and utility associations and management of an REA electric utility. Gary’s technology related efforts have included the development and marketing of several software products for the medical and airline sectors, development of a Software-as-a-Service (SaaS) business intelligence product for K-12 education and most notably the growth of CRI Advantage into one of the largest technology services companies in the Northwest.