Councilmember Jerry Wyatt was born in Galveston, Texas, in 1947. He has been a Missouri City resident since 1976 and is married to Alma Wyatt. Councilmember Wyatt retired from the Memorial Hermann Healthcare System.
Jerry Wyatt first was elected to the City Council, at large position #1, on May 2, 1998. Since that time, he has continued to win re-election to that position. Previously he served as mayor pro-tem in 1999, 2000, 2001, 2002, 2003, 2009, 2011, 2012, 2013 to May 2014. In his previous service to the city, Councilmember Wyatt was a Councilmember from April 6, 1981 to May 7, 1994.