Jerry Woolverton was elected Chairman of the Tyler Chamber of Commerce 2012-13. As a Blues Brothers member, he will entertain for the Chamber Membership Drive in June 2012.
Jerry Woolverton is President of Texas Bank and Trust -Tyler, a position he has held for nine years. He has twenty-nine years of banking experience, all in Tyler. He is also an adjunct instructor of finance at The University of Texas at Tyler.
A native of Jacksonville, Texas, Mr. Woolverton received his bachelor of BBA-Finance degree from The University of Texas at Austin in 1982 and his MBA degree from The University of Texas at Tyler in 1987. He is also a graduate with distinction from the Southwestern Graduate School of Banking at SMU.
Mr. Woolverton presently serves Chairman of the Board of the Tyler Area Chamber of Commerce. Additionally, he serves on the boards of the Tyler Economic Development Council, the Tyler Junior College Foundation and Texas College.
Mr. Woolverton was the 1992 recipient of the W.C. Windsor Award recognizing the outstanding young leader of Tyler and the 1991 recipient of the Mary Howes Award recognizing outstanding achievement in the Contact Club of the Chamber of Commerce.
Together, Mr. Woolverton and his wife, Kelley, have six children, Hannah, Emma, Hayden, Brandon, Leyton, and Gracie. They attend Grace Community Church.