Commissioner Eric Gerard earned a Bachelor of Science in Journalism from Ohio State University. Professionally, Commissioner Gerard was Reporter for the Tampa Tribune and the St. Petersburg Evening Independent, Principal of E. Gerard Advertising, Inc and BIGGross.com, LLC, and Vice President of Operations of ePush, LLC
Commissioner Gerard has a wife, Pat, daughter, Sarah and son-in-law Patrick.
In 2020, Commissioner Gerard was elected to serve on the City of Largo Commission.
- Graduate of Largo Citizens Academy
- Pinellas Sheriffs Citizens Academy
- Member and Vice-Chair of Largo Planning Board
- Past President of the Greater Largo Library Foundation
- Recipient of the Partners N Progress for the Arts
- President’s Award
- Tonne Award
- Greater Largo Library Foundation Volunteer of the Year