As a WSU volunteer, Gordon has served as a trustee of the WSU Foundation and a member of the Friends of Agricultural and Resource Economics Advisory Committee since 2001. The 1971 alumnus also serves on the President’s Associates Cabinet, the WSU Athletic Foundation Advisory Council and the
In addition to his extensive service to WSU, Gordon, co-founder of Gordon Brothers Cellars, has been a member of a number of industry boards, including the Washington Association of Wine Grape Growers, Wine Grape Growers of America and the Washington Wine Commission.
“Jeff’s enthusiasm for and commitment to
Gordon’s wife, Vicki, is also a member of the WSU Foundation Board of Trustees and is a 1997 recipient of the Outstanding Service Award. Their daughter, Katie Nelson, graduated from WSU in 1998.
The WSU Foundation Outstanding Service Awards are given annually as a public testimonial to individuals who have made outstanding singular or collective contributions in service to the WSU Foundation and WSU.
Also receiving Outstanding Service Awards in 2004 are Douglas Grim of