Gary joined the club from Dunstable Town in early January 2015, having also played for Wolves, Rushden & Diamonds, Gillingham, Port Vale, Northampton Town, Gateshead, and Brackley Town. A former Ireland Under 21 International is a towering striker that gave the management different options at the business part of last season. He opened his goal scoring account for the Poppies in the 3-1 win at Potters Bar Town. Gary showed his class becoming an integral part of the Championship winning side with some brilliant performances that earned him rave reviews. Gary continued to impress throughout the 2015-16 season so much so he won the Supporters Player of the Year.