Gerald Thomas is a native of Chicago, IL. He is a graduate of Philander Smith College and holds a Bachelor's of Arts in English literature with a minor in philosophy. Gerald also is pursuing a master's degree in Public Relations from Full Sail University. Additionally, Gerald is a member of Kappa Alpha Psi Fraternity Inc as well as several other civic and philanthropic organizations.
Gerald currently serves as the Founder and Senior Account Executive for TheGDT PR Agency, a luxury Entertainment PR and Event Management Company. He has worked with celebrities/ public figures such as President Barack Obama, Alicia Keys, Jamie Foxx, Kanye West and his personal favorite media maven Karen Civil. He has also assisted in red carpet/ special event programming for BET, Keep A Child Alive, VH1, UNCF, Howard University, Mona Scott Young and Nicki Minaj for Myx Moscato.
In May of 2015 Gerald was covered by The EXAMINER.COM for paving a pathway to success for young Black men.