Jerry retired after serving 31 years as the Township Manager for Cranberry Township, Butler County. While serving as the Manager Cranberry experienced explosive growth and while working closely with its elected officials guided that growth into one of the most desirable communities in western PA, earning the coveted AAA financial rating and the Platinum Award, the highest recognition in sustainable practices. Jerry has extensive knowledge in all aspects of local government from public safety to public utilities.
In addition to Cranberry Township, Jerry served in management roles in Hampden Township, Cumberland County, Bensalem Township, Bucks County and the Derry Area School District in Westmoreland County.
Jerry earned his Bachelors of Science degree and his Masters in Public Administration from The Pennsylvania State University.
Jerry has served or continuing to serve on the following Boards:
- Butler County Tax Collection Committee
- Butler County Housing and Redevelopment Authorities
- Butler County Community Development Corporation
- Butler County Leadership
- Keystone Municipal Insurance Trust
- Regional Learning Alliance
- Cranberry Township Community Chest
- Dutilh Church Leadership Board
Jerry has been recognized by the Pennsylvania State Association of Township Officials, the Southwest Pennsylvania Commission and the National Association of Township Officials for his leadership in local government.