Jerry F. Morales was first sworn in as an at-large council member on August 5, 2008. He then became mayor on January 13, 2014, with his second term commencing on January 1, 2017.
Mayor Morales is blessed with three wonderful children - Chris, Chase, Chelsi and two grandchildren.
A native Midlander, Mayor Morales owns and operates Gerardo’s Casita, Gerardo’s Bistro, Gerardo’s Catering and the Mulberry Café.
He attended Robert E. Lee High School and Texas Tech University.
Mayor Morales finds it very important to give back to the community and has done so by serving on many local and state boards.