在他被任命为主教之前, Gutiérrez是平凡的佳能, 格兰德主教教区的首席运营官和参谋长. 他在公共服务方面也有广泛的职业生涯, 经济发展，战略和媒体公司的总裁. He served as vice-chairperson of The Social Justice 而且 International Policy Committee for the 79th General Convention; was a board member for numerous organizations including the National Hispanic Foundation; 而且 a chairman of the San Jose (NM) Community Redevelopment Task Force. He currently serves as a board member for The 教会农场学校; Episcopal Academy; 而且 as the chairman of the Board of Trustees for Episcopal 社区服务s. 你可以在这里阅读他的完整传记.