A native New Yorker, Gerard currently resides in Manhattan's West Village.
Just having completed a successful ten year run in the Broadway musical Mamma Mia! Gerard, a graduate of New York University's Tisch School of the Arts, has also started work on the pre-Broadway new musical Hazel, based on the comic strip by Ted Key and Emmy winning 60s sitcom starring Shirley Booth.
While in New York, Gerard attended LaGuardia HS of Music & Art and Performing Arts where he studied classical music, while working in New York's music, film and television industry.
As an accomplished New York cabaret artist, Gerard has performed in several night club venues in solo shows as well as hosting and producing a successful series of benefits for Broadway Cares/Equity Fights AIDS, a cause close to his heart. Gerard has also appeared in many of their productions of Broadway Bares, Easter Bonnet and Gypsy of the Year.