Gary Bayless is a native Texan who has been designing and building custom homes for over 35 years. A graduate of the University of Alabama, he found his true passion as a home builder. He and his family attend Green Acres Baptist Church and frequently do philanthropy work with a program that was started by Bayless Custom Homes called “Widows In Need.” He is an Executive Director of Hope Haven of East Texas, building a Foster Home for Girls in East Texas, and is also a Trustee for The Texas Builders Foundation. Which gives scholarships to people interested in becoming involved in the Home Building Industry and donates to Texas needs in time of tragedy. Gary also serves as President on the Board of Directors for the Tyler Area Builders Association, Texas Association of Builders and the National Association of Home Builders.