Gary Tong Wah was born into an Anglican Family, in Port Elizabeth, South Africa. He is married and is a naturalized Mauritian citizen. Gary speaks English, Chinese and Afrikaans. Gary has studied Mechanical Engineering which has lead him to work on many projects He has been a Fire and Security consultant for many years.
Gary is licensed Lay Reader who serves the parish of St Agnes, Rose Belle. He is also a licensed Counselor and is currently reading for a Diploma in Theology at the Ecumenical Theological College.
And is now ordained to the ministry of permanent Diaconate.