Jerry earned a B.S. Degree in Business Management from the University of Southern Mississippi. Jerry became a Certified Public Accountant in 1992.
Jerry started his career working for his father managing multiple family retail businesses and a Real Estate Trust. After ten years, Jerry moved to Birmingham and worked as a Group Controller for SunGard Data Systems, Senior Financial Analyst for Pemco Aviation Group, and North American Bus Industries. Jerry also worked as Corporate Controller for Allen Holdings in Dekalb, MS and Senior Financial Planning Manager for Transport America.
Jerry moved into public accounting in 2014 and has worked in tax, litigation support services and outsourcing for Warren Averett and Small Business Accounting Services. He has helped small business owners to structure and develop their businesses to optimize their performance and give more visibility to help control expenses and take advantage of opportunities as small business owners.
Jerry is a small business bookkeeper and advisory, and manages the Bessemer Office of Strategic Tax & Accounting, LLC.
Jerry is married, and he and his wife Sherry live in Gardendale, Alabama. Sherry is an RN and attorney working as an expert witness in litigation support for defense witness in malpractice cases against hospitals and doctors.