Kerry grew up in Harney County, moving away in the late 80s to pursue careers in the Military and Law Enforcement. He retired from the military in 2017 as a Command Sergeants Major, then pursuing a career in the law enforcement.


Though his career had taken him other places, Kerry maintained a Harney County residence and a small cattle ranch south of Burns which was maintained by his father and brothers.

After transferring back to Harney County in 2016, Kerry had the opportunity to buy B & B Sporting Goods in 2018. Part of Harney County history, the store has been in existence since 1963.