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Gerald "Jerry" Perkins - Place 1

1060 Elbel Rd.
Schertz, TX. 78154
Term Ends: November 2023

Gerald “Jerry” Perkins was elected to the Board of Trustees in November of 2015 and currently serves as Board President after a two-year stint as Vice-President.  After a distinguished twenty-year career in the United States Air Force, Mr. Perkins has carved out a career in the business world the past ten years. His duties included controller, national accounts manager of a healthcare service and VP in business development of a federal government contracting agency. Currently, Mr. Perkins is a Certified Business Coach and owner of a local business coaching firm, helping local businesses grow and flourish.

Mr. Perkins received his Bachelor of Science in Management from the United States Air Force Academy. Additional USAF courses include certifications in On-Scene Commanders Course, Professional Military Comptroller School, Executive Leadership Training and Senior Executive Leadership Training. He has also received a Master of Aeronautical Science degree from Embry-Riddle.

Active in community affairs, Mr. Perkins is a member of the Schertz Chamber of Commerce, the Rotary Club International, Vice Chair of the U.S. Green Building International, Chapter Chair of the Rocky Mountain Elk Foundation and Treasurer of the Alamo chapter of the Air Force Academy Association of Graduates.

Mr. Perkins and his wife, Aurora, have two children who both graduated from Clemens High School. Victoria graduated in 2010 and Daniel in 2011.