After graduating from Catawba College in 1979, Greg began a business career and is currently CEO of Global Contact Services (GCS). GCS provides clients with outsourced staffing and management for customer interactions. He is a graduate of Salisbury High School, Catawba College and has his MBA from UNC-Charlotte. He has served on Catawba College Board of Trustees since 1999. He was selected Alumnus of the Year in 2010, received the Church and College Award in 2015 and delivered the Baccalaureate Homily in 2015.
Greg also serves on boards including United Church Homes and Services, North Carolina State Board of Education, Families First, the First UCC Foundation, Waterworks Visual Arts, and he is active with First Tee of Salisbury and Boy Scouts. He is an active member at First United Church of Christ. His family recently started The Appleseed Early Childhood Project which provides electronic readers to socio-economically disadvantaged children ages 0-4 years. His wife of 25 years, Missie, is a business owner in Salisbury. They have two adult children, Clark and Eleanor.