Born in Maryhill, Gordon first started attending Firhill in 1966 and has seen the Jags playing at all but two current Scottish grounds.
Gordon taught in Glasgow secondary schools for eight years and then spent more than 20 years in FE colleges. His college career progressed from lecturing to various management areas, including marketing. Gordon then spent six years managing national educational development work and retired two years ago. He hopes to bring a wide variety of skills to the Trust including organisation, analysis, planning, communication, managing people, projects and budgets.