Jerry was born in Kilgore, Texas and has lived in Texas all but 10 years of his life. He graduated from Texas A&M University in 1963 with a BS degree in Mechanical Engineering. He then began a 40 year Career with Trane, a commercial and residential air conditioning company. The last 30 years of his career were spent in Dallas, Texas, with the last 17 of those years serving as District Manager / President of Texas Trane which had over 150 employees.
Jerry and Brenda have owned property in Horseshoe Bay since 1988 and built their current residence in 1998. Upon his retirement in 2004, they became full time Horseshoe Bay residents. While living here, Jerry has served as President of both the Horseshoe Bay and Hill Country MGA organizations, Chairman of the Church at Horseshoe Bay Board of Trustees and as a member of the City’s Planning and Zoning Commission.
Jerry, and his wife Brenda, grew up in Odessa, Texas, became high school sweethearts and were married in 1960. They have 2 sons and 6 grandchildren.