Jerry was a 1961 graduate of Florida State University, who went on to attend the Annenberg School of Communications at the University of Pennsylvania for his Master’s Degree.
The Colorado native joined the promotions department of Tampa’s WFLA radio in 1963, then two years later, moved over to the sales side of the business as sales manager for WFLA-FM.
In 1970, station manager John Alexander appointed him program operations manager (PD) for WFLA AM and FM, a position he held until 1975 when he was succeeded by Paul Weller.
1963 - 1965 Other Tampa Bay Area Stations (Promotions)
1965 - 1970 Other Tampa Bay Area Stations (Sales)
1970 - 1975 Other Tampa Bay Area Stations (Program Director)