Genevieve Armstrong Gordon earned a Bachelor of Science degree in business education and a Master of Science degree from Northwestern State University. She also earned a Certificate in Education Specialist concentrating in administration and supervision from Louisiana State University.
Genevieve was a Business teacher for 13 years and served as principal for nine years. She was a supervisor/assistant superintendent for nine years and served as an adjunct professor at her alma mater for four years. Genevieve retired in 2006 after 31 years of experience as an educator.
Genevieve has been an active LRTA member since 2009. From 2018 through 2022, she served as the LRTA District VIII president. She has also previously served as the president of local Unit Sabine Retired Teachers Association. In 2014, Genevieve was the recipient of the Horace G. Robinson Lifetime Membership Award and LRTA Name of Fame Award.
She is the wife of Allen F. Gordon and has a blended family of three children, Chris, Britta and Dennis. She has the best job ever as grandmother to Alyse, Victoria, Rowan, Luke, Dennison and Sawyer. Genevieve is an active member with Aimwell Baptist Church and a member of the Sabine Parish School Board. Genevieve is also the owner of Gen’s Collectibles, which has 3 locations. In addition, she works with Leaders Against Litter to keep Sabine clean. Genevieve and Mr. Al love to travel, especially during the months of June, July and August (in search of cooler weather). She also uses this time as an opportunity to restock the shelves of the three booths for Gen’s Collectibles.