Gerry trained in London at E.15 Stratford and with Uta Hagen in New York. He joined Actors Equity in 1976 and has over 100 professional stage, film and TV credits. He taught at NIDA for 9 years and created their 1 year TV Presenters course. He was also the senior trainer in their Corporate Performance division.
For The Actors Center, Sydney he has taught various drop-in classes. For the Australian College of Entertainers in Melbourne, he was head of drama. Currently, he is an affiliate lecturer at UNSW coaching business presentation skills for the full-time MBA.