Jeffrey A. Gordon
Jeff is a Board certified physician who cares for people with cancer or blood disorders.
Jeff is an elected official in Woodstock, Connecticut.
Jeff is a community leader who serves on non-profit organizations that support education and agriculture.
Jeff is a physician leader who has served in an array of hospital medical staff, medical profession advocacy, patient care, and quality care roles ... and still does.
Jeff is a consultant who helps people with medical-legal matters and organizations with governance matters.
When Jeff is not working, he enjoys life with his family and being a fan and builder of Legos.
Quote of the Moment
"They criticize me for harping on the obvious; if all the folks in the United States would do the few simple things they know they ought to do, most of our big problems would take care of themselves."
- Calvin Coolidge
Connecticut State Medical Society
Jeff is currently the President-Elect of the Connecticut State Medical Society. On September 28th, he will be inaugurated as the 178th President. This will be the first time in 30 years that a doctor from Windham County will be President. Jeff is the Bylaws Committee Chair, a former Councilor from Windham County, and a Past President of the Windham County Medical Association.
Woodstock Planning & Zoning Commission
Jeff is proud to serve his community since 2007 as a Commissioner. He has been re-elected in 2001 and 2015 by large margins and with broad support. Jeff has been honored since 2008 to serve as the Commission's Chair. He has been elected unanimously on an annual basis by his fellow Commissioners to continue as Chair. The Commission has a wide range of responsibilities regarding the growth, development, economic viability, preservation and conservation, agricultural and rural character, and quality of life of Woodstock. It is the only municipal agency that has both legislative and administrative authorities.
Jeffrey A. Gordon Consulting, LLC
Jeff offers several different types of consulting services as an independent expert on medical-legal matters and organizational governance matters. Jeff has over 17 years of experience as a Board certified Hematology-Oncology physician focused on patient care and as a medical leader involved in medical staff affairs, peer review, and patient care quality and safety concerns. Jeff has served and continues to serve on various non-profit organizations.
Articles Jeff has written
Jeff has been writing a series of articles for the Villager Newspapers, a local, weekly publication of and for northeastern Connecticut.
Woodstock Education Foundation
Jeff is proud to serve on the Board of the Woodstock Education Foundation. A member since 2011, Jeff has served as the Secretary since 2015. Jeff is Chair of the Governance & Policy Committee and a member of the Grants Review Committee. he has also served on several ad hoc committees. The Foundation has raised a lot of money to support many great educational activities for the public school children of Woodstock. The foundation is a wonderful example of what a group of volunteers who are passionate about education can do with community support to improve opportunities for kids.
Woodstock Agricultural Society
Jeff has is proud to serve on the Board of the Woodstock Agricultural Society. The Society, founded in 1858, but in existence as an agricultural fair since 1809, sponsors the Woodstock Fair every Labor Day weekend. The SOciety rpomotes and celebrates local agriculture. Woodstock is a "farm friendly" community.