Gordon Crow, On-Site Executive Director, Wausau

Gordon Crow | Executive Director | Centergy

Gordon Crow, On-Site Executive Director, Wausau:

Areas of Expertise:

Nonprofit Management, Chamber of Commerce, Government Affairs, Fund Development, Corporate Communications, Marketing, Banking, Economic Development.

Gordon is a skilled manager with experience rebuilding a chamber of commerce and building the government affairs department for a major corporation. Able to move comfortably among influential leaders in business and politics. Graduate of the Institute for Organization Management, a credentialing course administered by the U.S. Chamber of Commerce. Elected to three terms in the Idaho State Senate. One of the principal architects of Welfare Reform in Idaho. Chairman of the Senate Commerce & Human Resources Committee, the State of Idaho Employee Compensation Committee, and the State of Idaho Permanent Building Fund Advisory Board. Played a significant role in rewrites of Idaho’s Administrative Procedures Act, Personnel Code, and Worker’s Compensation laws. Specialties: Knowledgeable in federal and state regulatory processes. Skilled at interacting with local governments, and with identifying and initiating corporate participation in beneficial economic development efforts. Skilled at developing and managing grassroots strategies and campaigns.

What industries have you worked in?

Advertising, banking, chamber of commerce, computer manufacturing, electronic engineering, food manufacturing/distribution, healthcare, military, newspaper, politics, public relations, restaurant, trade association management.

What are you complimented on most in your work?

Commitment and enthusiasm

What one problem are you best at solving for your clients?

Bringing clear focus to the tasks at hand.

What are you most passionate about – professionally and personally?

Professionally: Bringing focus to mission and vision.
Personally: My Catholic faith.