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Council Member Hal Gerhardt was re-elected to the Watauga City Council in May 2016 and is currently serving as Mayor Pro Tem.

Council Member Gerhardt has lived in the City of Watauga since July 1997. He is married to Pat and has children, grand-children and great grand-children. He is a Veteran of United States Air Force.

Council Member Gerhardt retired after 21 years with Laborers International Union, AFL-CIO as International Representative, Assistant Regional Manager. His duties included processing of grievance procedures, arbitrating, negotiating, auditing and supervision of local unions in Texas, Oklahoma, New Mexico, Louisiana, Arkansas, Mississippi, Colorado and Florida.

Council Member Gerhardt has worked as a dedicated volunteer with the City of Watauga Municipal Court since 2012. He has also served on the Charter Review Commission.

"I enjoy helping our City and its Citizens, and stand ready to assist our citizens in any way possible."