Gord has been a Counsellor, Spiritual Director and Coach since 1982. He was educated at York University and the University of Toronto. Gord is an ordained minister (1981) within the Spiritualist tradition and is a past President of the former Spiritual Sciences Institute. His lecturing has taken him across Canada, Bermuda, the U.S. and U.K.
Gord co-founded Transformational Arts in 1988.
He currently teaches in the Spiritual Psychotherapy and Spiritual Director Programs.
He initiated and is host of the Friday Night Compassion Energy Circleand is actively involved in the operations of Transformational Arts.
He is a member of Spiritual Directors International and the International Center for Clinical Excellence.