Gunnar Rawlings currently serves as Vice President of the Corporate Work Study Program & Strategic Initiatives at Cristo Rey Dallas College Prep located in the heart of Pleasant Grove. From 2013-2017 Gunnar held various Roles at Cristo Rey Dallas during its start up phase. After that, he worked in the commercial construction space for five years leading business development efforts for two separate leading general contractors, Suffolk and DPR Construction. Gunnar lives with his wife, Gaby, in Old East Dallas. He serves on the board of Jubilee Park and Community Center as well as the Texas advisory board for the Trust for Public Land. Previously, Gunnar worked with neighborhood advocates to get Crockett Dog Park built in their neighborhood.