A New York Native, Gary Santana graduated from North Carolina A&T State University and moved to Texas. He is an Electrical Engineer and works for Samsung Semiconductor.
He is the CTO for Survive2Thrive Foundation and serves the community through his work, Ronald McDonald House, and Habitat for Humanity. He is an alumnus of Leadership Austin and serves on the Alumni Committee. His heart is for the community and he works to engage, educate, and encourage young men of all ages from underserved communities.