- “They jumped us. Came out of nowhere, you gotta help us!”
- ―Jerry, to the protagonist
He is encountered during the quest "Hijacked Well", in which he is found inside the Well, wounded alongside the corpse of one of his co-workers. He warns Nicholas Raine about a group of bandits located just around the corner and gives him a few Electro Bolts.
- Houston, along with Dallas and Austin, all use similar character models in RAGE, and all are named after major cities in the state of Texas, in the United States. Jerry and Cain also use similar character models, however they have less "significant" names.