About Jerry Durant Weatherford
Jerry Durant, the owner of the Jerry Durant Auto Group in Weatherford, Texas, has been involved in the automobile industry for over 40 years. Due to his professional accomplishments and contributions to the community, Jerry Durant has been the recipient of multiple honors, including the General Motors President award, the Weatherford College Carlos Hartnett Humanitarian award, and a 2014 TIME Dealer of the Year nomination.
In addition to managing a network of seven auto dealerships spanning more than 60 acres, he makes time to pursue a diverse range of personal interests. On his private ranch, he owns and raises thoroughbreds, several of which compete. He also breeds cutting horses, and watches and participates in National Cutting Horse Association events.
He donated 36 acres of land to the Parker County Committee on Aging for the construction of a new senior center that is expected to open in 2015. In addition, he has served as a member of the Weatherford/Parker County Economic Development Board, as well as the boards of Texas Bank and the local library.