Jerry is a veteran of 40+ years of the advertising agency business. He served as Director of Advertising for B.F. Goodrich and while in the ad agency business worked with clients like Exxon, Sears, Harley Davidson, Polaris, General Mills, etc. He was President of the Twin Cities offices of Grey Advertising and Bozell & Jacobs Advertising and started his own ad agency, Associates & Stahl.
Jerry has always been a dog lover and started volunteering in the local rescue community when he retired. He observed a lack of strategic planning capability among animal rescue groups and started facilitating strategic planning sessions with several local rescue groups. Following that he served as Executive Director of the Golden Retriever rescue group for the 5 state area, Retrieve a Golden of the Midwest (RAGOM).
He now serves as an advisor to the Project Delta Board. His strategic planning skills, guidance and contacts have proven to be invaluable to our Board of Directors.