Since 1987, Gary and his staff have specialized in radon measurement and mitigation and their certifications are recognized by EPA and local States by way of the National Environmental Health Association and the National Radon Safety Board. Midwest Radon has participated in either testing or mitigation of radon for over 17,000 homes in the Kansas City area. Gary was the first person in the U.S. to achieve the "Professional status" at AARST (American Association of Radon Scientists and Technologists) where he as since held positions as National Vice President and Secretary. Gary is currently Stakeholder Chairperson (of the executive committee) for AARST's National Radon Consortium Standards and directly participates in creating national consensus for standards, protocols, technical documents and training programs. Gary aids EPA recognized training centers and has participated in EPA Radon in Schools testing and mitigation programs. Gary's SPPI Certification for whole house inspection indicates his unique contribution to these volunteer efforts.