Gary Karl Alexander Bio
Gary Karl Alexander
Senior Vice President & COO
Gary serves as the SR VP & COO for both the Nashville Sports Council and the Franklin American Mortgage Music City Bowl, where his primary duties include day-to-day office administration and support for the Marketing and Events departments for both companies.
Gary has been in the sports industry a long time, having worked for both the United States Olympic Committee and USA Gymnastics, the governing body for gymnastics in the United States. He serves on the board of directors for the National Association of Sports Commissions.
His Bachelor of Arts degree comes from Arizona State University. While attending ASU, he was named a four-time All-American in Men's Gymnastics and later was inducted in the ASU Sports Hall of Fame. He was a gymnastics judge in Barcelona for the 1992 Olympic Games and is a member of the National Gymnastics Judges Association Hall of Fame. Gary also holds a Masters of Arts degree from the University of Colorado.
Gary enjoys playing golf and keeping saltwater fish. He is married to Sue and has a daughter, Lauren, a son-in-law John, and two grandsons, Wilson and Grant.