|Also known as||The Bear|
|Born||September 25, 1946|
San Diego, California, US
|Associated acts||Iron Butterfly, Rhinoceros|
Jerry "The Bear" Penrod (born September 25, 1946 in San Diego, California) is a bass player. He was a member of Iron Butterfly and Rhinoceros. In addition to playing bass with Iron Butterfly, he contributed one of the lead vocals on their song "Look for the Sun".