Gary A. Flory gained extensive operations, planning, and research experience in the areas of zoonotic and infectious diseases, bioterrorism/agroterrorism, animal carcass disposal, facility decontamination, agricultural best management practices and the protection of food systems through his role of Agricultural & Water Compliance Manager at the Virginia Department of Environmental Quality.
Mr. Flory is the recipient of numerous awards and recognition from both industry and government. He is an internationally recognized author and speaker on these important issues with over 20 years of leadership experience in both government and private consulting. Mr. Flory serves on the Virginia Agroterrorism Task Force, Virginia Poultry Disease Task Force, TVMA One Health Task Force, USDA Carcass Disposal Working Group and the Livestock Mass Mortality Management Working Group. Gary maintains an international perspective with extensive contacts around the globe.