Degrees and Certifications:
Mr. James Gordon
James Gordon has spent his career serving youth and families. Most recently, he served as an associate principal within Henrico County Public Schools where he promoted student achievement, reduced student discipline, and increased family engagement. As an administrator, Mr. Gordon has also developed and facilitated boys’ empowerment groups aimed at enhancing student leadership and exposing youth to culturally relevant literature. Prior to his role as an administrator, he served as a 7th grade math teacher within an alternative learning environment. While there, he also served as math department chair and assistant basketball coach. In 2006, Mr. Gordon received the Jiffy Lube Teaching Excellence Award. He earned his Bachelor’s in Education from James Madison University and holds a Master’s in Educational Leadership from Virginia Commonwealth University.