Gord has worked as the General Manager of CREST since 2006. Prior to that, he worked for a number of local governments on Vancouver Island in a variety of administrative capacities (Nanaimo, Ladysmith, Victoria, & North Cowichan) over the past two decades.
Gord is a past president of the Local Government Management Association of BC (LGMA). He holds a B.Sc. and a Masters in Public Administration from the University of Victoria.
He is active in his community, particularly in youth soccer coaching.