Gary Palmer is a life-long resident of Fort Scott. Gary is owner of Captured Images Photography and Palms Property, LLC. He has also worked formally in development and fundraising. Gary completed a two year extensive training on the Art and Practice of Civic Leadership, for the Kansas Leadership Center. He has been engaged in civic challenges for many years. Together with his experience in civic challenges and training from the KLC, Gary facilitates and directs many community development and economic development initiatives. He believes great communities are made up of great people willing to make a difference. Everyone is empowered with great abilities; it’s what you do with them that can create a better community. Gary is active in Rotary and The Professional Photographers of America & Kansas Associations. He is passionate about his faith, his family, his art and photography, and most importantly, building meaningful relationships.