Originally from New Jersey, Ed has lived in Cary for 22 years and has served as an At-Large Cary Town Council member since2012, when he was appointed to fill a Council vacancy. He was subsequently elected to that seat in 2013 and named Mayor Pro Tem in 2015. Prior to that, he served on numerous Town of Cary Boards and Commissions and in other volunteer positions in the community.
Ed is a graduate of New York University and retired as a Senior Tax Analyst for Lenovo. Ed is married to Carolyn Yerha and has 2 children and 2 grandchildren.
Email: EdYerha@gmail.com (campaign address)
Home address: 108 Seymour Creek Drive, Cary NC 27519