Gerry is a retired CPA and holds a B.Comm(Honours)and a B.A. from the University of Manitoba. His business experience includes the position of city auditor for the City of Winnipeg, CEO for a deposit insurance corporation for the Manitoba Caisses Populaires, and principal in the Coopers & Lybrand Consulting Group. In 2001 Gerry founded AIS, a company that became a leader in providing healthcare eLearning solutions. His background includes strategic planning, performance improvement, financial management, controllership, marketing and auditing.
Gerry is currently co-chair of a community Reconciliation project at St-Boniface Cathedral, a member of the Endow Manitoba Advisory Committee of the Winnipeg Foundation and on an Interfaith working group in Winnipeg. He has also served on the board/committees of the Winnipeg Foundation, the Compassion Network, International Centre for Infectious Diseases, Action Marguerite, St-Boniface Hospital, Centre de Santé St-Boniface, Université St-Boniface, the St-Boniface Cultural Centre and Le Cercle Moliere.