Gerald Thomas is a native of Chicago, IL. He is the oldest child of 5 belonging to Gerald Thomas Sr and Demetrius McFadden. He is a 2008 graduate from Mose Vines Academy High School (Orr Academy) and a 2012 graduate of Philander Smith College and from which he holds a Bachelor's of Arts in English literature with a minor in philosophy. Gerald worked 8 non-paying internships in college, took first job in Atlanta, GA paying $17k. He continued working to reach his goals and will complete his Master's of Arts in Strategic Marketing from next spring. Additionally, Gerald is a member of Kappa Alpha Psi Fraternity Inc. as well as several other civic and philanthropic organizations.
Gerald now lives in Little Rock, AR and is working as a Marketing & Communications professional. But in addition to that, Gerald is also the Founder and Senior Account Executive for The GDT PR Agency, a luxury Entertainment PR and Event Management Company. He has worked with celebrities/ public figures such as President Barack Obama, Alicia Keys, Kanye West, and Michael Eric Dyson to name a few.
In May of 2015 Gerald was covered by EXAMINER.COM for paving a pathway to success for young Black men. He has also appeared in Essence, The Source and ranked by LinkedIn as one of the Top 50 Public Relations Professionals in 2016.
Gerald at 27 is a perpetual seed planter. Prolific Dream Chaser.