Gary Ellis started with Marketplace Chaplains in 2015. He recently implemented and oversaw a $1.6 million computer platform overhaul bringing Marketplace into the age of smart phone reporting and ease of use by chaplains and leadership called DCP—Digital Care Platform. Prior to joining Marketplace, Gary served as Director of Technical Services for 14 years with East-West Ministries also located in The Hope Center in Plano.
After receiving his Bachelor of Arts Degree in Computer Systems from Northwestern College in Iowa in 1991, Gary worked with Lennox Industries and Lennox International gaining a wealth of IT system experience. Lennox International brought him to Dallas in 1997 where he has been ever since. Gary met his wife Alysha at East-West and they married in 2003. They have three school-aged children. When not being deluged by computer issues, Gary enjoys spending time with his family and keeping up with his children’s activities.