Gerry graduated from U.B.C. in 1990, with a M.Ed. in Counselling Psychology. He is a Registered Clinical Counsellor who has worked extensively as a school and private clinical counsellor. Passionate about working with First Nations youth, Gerry works to help students recognize and develop their strengths and to find ways to highlight and share their talents. It has been with this focus that he has developed and facilitated numerous programs for Tla’amin Nation in and around the Powell River, B.C. area.