Gary Michael Lose spent 6 years in Alaska's foster care system. He is a current student of the University of Alaska Anchorage pursuing a Bachelor of Science of Nursing. Gary plans to further his education by getting his Doctorate of Nursing Practice. His goal is to one day become in charge of monitoring all psychotropic medication foster youth take in Alaska. When Gary is not in school or working he can be found volunteering on Alaska's youth advisory board, Facing Foster Care in Alaska. He often travels the world providing medical care for those in need. Gary is intelligent, funny, an entrepreneur ... and a foster kid.