Gordon began his PCL career in Edmonton as accounting manager,
followed by stints as administration manager in Winnipeg and Toronto. He left PCL
in 1997 to work as chief financial officer for another contractor, ultimately
becoming that contractor’s chief executive officer in 2006 and taking the
company public in 2007. That company was sold in 2009 and Gordon returned to
PCL where he became chief financial officer in 2011.
Gordon is a chartered accountant and holds a bachelor of
commerce degree from the University of Alberta.