Gary Budoor servers as a Councilman in the City of Chesterfield from Ward IV. Gary has also been serving as Director of Community Service initiatives for American Cricket Academy and Club. He was instrumental in organizing and giving more than 80,000 hours for the past 5 years to the community with the help of youth volunteers. Leading the organization, he is spearheading in distributing grocery items and sandwiches to all the local food pantries in and around St. Louis every week to date since March 2020.
Gary has been serving the community for over six years coordinating community outreach and volunteer opportunities for education, homelessness, and PPE for frontline workers. Gary has been a proud recipient of the prestigious President’s Volunteers Service Award (Gold Medal) during the years 2017, 2018 & 2019.
Gary has been awarded George H.W. Bush Points of Light Award for going “above and beyond” for acts of kindness and servers in 2020. Governor Mike Parson also acknowledged his community service initiatives with recognition. Gary and his wife Sowjanya have two sons Kausthubh and Rutvick.