Gord has been the Lands & Resources Manager for the Brokenhead Ojibway Nation since 2007. Previous to this, Gord worked at the Treaty Land Entitlement Committee Inc. of Manitoba as an Implementation Officer. Gord graduated from the Indigenous Peoples Resource Management Program from the University of Saskatchewan, and then went on to complete the Professional Lands Management Certification Program (PLMCP) in 2009, whereupon he achieved his certification as a professional lands manager from the National Aboriginal Lands Managers Association. Gord currently serves on the NALMA Board of Directors as the USKE Chair representative of the Manitoba Regional Lands Association. His long term goal is to work towards Indigenous Independence.