Gelman is a character in Recess. Gelman is always looking for kids to bully for no reason. His previous target was a boy named Stemple, until he moved away. Since then he started picking on Gus. Out of every kid he bullied Gus was his main target; however, in "A Great State Fair", he starts being a little nicer to Gus and stops bullying. He's not shown to have any friends, but on a few occasions he hangs out with Lawson and his gang. He is the most feared bully in Third Street School. Everyone is scared of him. Though this situation changes after the episode "Gus' Last Stand".
Father: Unknown father
Mother: Unknown mother
Friends: Earwin Lawson, Conrad Mundy, Greg Skeens, Chucko Kowalski, Jocko, Buster, Cheay, Koreo, Lazy Kid, Sue Bob Murphy and Kurst the Worst
Enemies: Miss Finster, Principal Prickly, TJ Detweiler, Vince LaSSao, Ashley Spinelli, Gretchen Grundler, Mikey Blumberg, Gus Griswald, Randall Weems and Menlo
Likes: Going to fast food places, bullying people (especially Gus Griswald), beating his victims up and causing trouble
Dislikes: Being grounded, being snitched on by Randall and getting punished