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The 190th General Court of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts

Representative Kenneth I. Gordon Democrat - 21st Middlesex

Photo of  Kenneth I. Gordon
  Ken.Gordon@mahouse.gov

State House

24 Beacon St.
Room 466
Boston, MA, 02133
Phone:
617-722-2017
Fax:
617-626-0320

Representative Ken Gordon has served the people of Bedford, Burlington and Wilmington since 2013.During his first term as State Representative, Gordon helped to reduce the impact of family homelessness in the district and secured permanent education funding for the children of military families stationed at Hanscom Air Force Base. He championed the Uniform Wage Compliance and the Parental Leave Acts which were both signed into law last summer .

He worked with the Middlesex 3 Coalition to establish a Regional Transportation Management Association that organizes ride sharing arrangements that help which reduced the traffic burden in the region. He led efforts to establish equitable reform to the unemployment insurance system. As well, Rep Gordon carried behavioral health reform through the budget on behalf of Lahey Hospital.

Representative Gordon has been a lawyer for 25 years and the last dozen he has specialized in representing employees who suffer discrimination or wrongful termination at the workplace.

Personal Information

Profession:

Attorney

Spouse:

Breena Daniell

Children:

1

Pets:

1 dog, Yoshi

Interests:
  • Music, including Bruce Springsteen & The E Street Band. The Red Sox when they are not breaking our hearts. Dining on my wife’s wonderful cooking. Bicycling in metro-west to work. Sharing time with my family and friends.

Career Highlights

  • Former Section Council, Labor & Employment division, Massachusetts Bar Association.
  • Former sportswriter, The Palm Beach Post & Evening Times, affiliated with Boston Globe & Sporting News
  • Former member of the Massachusetts employment lawyers association

Education & Public Service

  • Suffolk University, JD.
  • Northeastern University, BA,
  • Vice-Chairman of Bedford Zoning Board of Appeals
  • Chairman of Bedford Cultural Council
  • Co-Manager, Destination Imagination
  • Former committee member, All Night Graduation Party