(Baton Rouge, La.)- Genevieve Gordon, a Many resident, was recently elected second vice president of the Louisiana Retired Teachers Association. In addition, Gordon will serve as Chair of LRTA’s State Program Committee making her responsible for working with the district second vice presidents on program promotion.
“I am pleased to work with and serve retired teachers in Louisiana as LRTA Second Vice President,” says Gordon.
Gordon retired with 31 years of experience as an educator. She has been a member with LRTA since 2009. Gordon previously served as president of LRTA District VIII, which encompasses DeSoto, Natchitoches, Red River, Sabine and Winn parishes. In 2014, Gordon was the recipient of the Horace G. Robinson Lifetime Membership Award and the LRTA Name of Fame.
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. Gordon is an active member with Aimwell Baptist Church. In her spare time, she and her husband love to travel.
The Louisiana Retired Teachers Association is a membership organization solely devoted to protecting and enhancing benefits for individuals receiving retirement benefits from the Teachers’ Retirement System of Louisiana. LRTA represents over 20,000 retired educators and continues to promote the professional, social and economic welfare of all Louisiana retired educators. For more information about LRTA, visit lrta.net.