Gerard is the Chief Financial Officer and Business Developer for Albin Engineering Services, Inc. As a staffing and recruiting business, they help companies fill hard-to-fill technology positions, such as software engineers, programmers, IT personnel, hardware engineers, and mechanical engineers on a temporary or permanent basis.
He joined Asian Commercial Professionals (ACP) in 2012, helping with events and setting up the ACP infrastructure using Wild Apricot membership software. He was elected to the ACP as Vice President in 2013 then soon becoming Treasurer to assist in ACP’s rapid growth. In 2014 he was elected to Chair of Membership, in 2015 served as the Chair of Communications & Marketing Committee, and is now again ACP's Treasurer.
His volunteer background includes over 25 years with the American Red Cross in various capacities, including Chapter Chair, Regional Chair and Chair of a national committee. Other volunteer activities include Friends of the Guadalupe River Park, International Facility Management Association-Silicon Valley, Institute of Management Accountants-Peninsula-Palo Alto, and Adobe Meadow Neighborhood Association.
Gerard is a highly active individual who tends to relax by doing even more. This drives his wife Annette crazy especially when they are on vacation where he never stops being in motion. He has gone parasailing in Lake Tahoe, glacier hiking in Norway, canoeing down the Russian River, high performance driving lessons at Sears Point Raceway, etc. etc. etc.