Bob Gordon, President of Robert Gordon & Associates, Inc. was born October 17, 1955. He has a Bachelor of Science degree in Economics and Master of Science Degree in Personal Financial Planning. He is a graduate of the College for Financial Planning in Denver, Colorado and is a CERTIFIED FINANCIAL PLANNER™ certificant. He resides in Springfield, Illinois with his wife Lanae and has 2 children, Nicholas and Ashley.
Robert Gordon & Associates, Inc. is a fee-only financial planning firm and Registered Investment Advisor. The firm has specialized in retirement planning, estate planning, and wealth management since 1986.
Mr. Gordon is the founder and past president of the Central Illinois Chapter of the International Association for Financial Planning (now known as the Financial Planning Association or FPA). Other organization memberships include The American Business Club, The Greater Springfield Chamber of Commerce and The Sangamon Valley Estate Planning Council. He has been involved in the financial services industry since 1979.
Mr. Gordon has conducted over 1000 investment seminars and workshops throughout the Midwest. In addition, Mr. Gordon acts as an expert witness in securities fraud and suitability cases, and was an approved Arbitrator with the National Association of Securities Dealers, Inc.
He has been featured in the local media and has written several columns over the years in local newspapers. Most noteworthy were his popular “Tax Tips” programs and “Personal Finance Column”. He is frequently called on by the local news media for a source of financial Planning, estate and investment advice and comment.