Jerry was born and raised in Salida. Real estate has become a second vocation of Jerry's, as he was previously employed by the Chaffee County Assessor's Office for over 20 years. Twelve of those years as the County Assessor (3 elected terms). Jerry and his wife, Lena, raised two children and are the proud grandparents of four. Jerry obtained his real estate license in 1979 and started to practice real estate in 1991. He has a vast knowledge of Chaffee County and is familiar with all aspects of the real estate market. He has served on numerous committees, including the County Planning Commission, past President of St. Joseph Parish Council, past President of the Spartan Booster Club, and served as a Director and Coach of Little League Baseball for many years. He was also one of the inaugural Directors of the United Country Premier Brokers, LLC.
Jerry's hobbies include wine-making, golfing and enjoying time with family and friends. He has been a member of the Elks Lodge #808 for 42 years and with the Knights of Columbus for 40 years.