Born and lived in Adelaide for the earlier years and later moved to the Barossa Valley after studying Business Administration at the University of South Australia. Gerald worked for a major winery at Angaston for 7 years until moving to a small farming property near Gumeracha in 1981.
In 1984 after completing the salesperson course and later qualifying as a Land Agent Gerald, joined Weston Properties at the Crafers office and 12 months later moved to the Birdwood office.
After 6 years with Weston Properties Gerald worked as a Manager/Agent in his own real estate business and then later for another rural based real estate business, until being approached to return to the Birdwood office of Raine and Horne.
Gerald is married to Jillian with 4 adult children and the usual pets, plus the usual collection of farm animals.
Outside of real estate Gerald tends his 25 acres of premium vineyard and enjoys the very occasional holiday.
Real Estate has been a strong passion for Gerald for 35 years and he follows in his father’s footsteps, who owned and operated a real estate business for 25 years in Adelaide.