Gordon Short
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Gordon Short

Managing Director of Business Development

Gordon Short has over 20 years of public accounting experience in tax compliance, planning, research, and merger and acquisition diligence, as well as estate and tax planning for high net-worth individuals and businesses.

As Managing Director of Business Development at GBX Group, Gordon develops and manages the firm’s relationships with CPA and tax advisory firms.

Gordon was formerly Tax Director at Thornhill Financial. He previously served as Chief Investment Officer for the State of Ohio in the Office of the State Treasurer, Josh Mandel. In addition, his work experience includes Ernst & Young, University Hospitals of Cleveland, Ciuni & Panichi, Inc., and SS&G Financial Services. 

A member of the Small Business Council of America, Gordon currently serves as a councilman for the City of Strongsville, Ohio. He is also chairman of the finance committee for the Strongsville Education Foundation.

Gordon has served on the boards of United Cerebral Palsy of Cleveland and the Cuyahoga Valley Scenic Railroad.

A licensed CPA and attorney in the State of Ohio, Gordon received his Bachelor of Science-Business Administration degree in accounting from John Carroll University, and his JD from the Cleveland Marshall College of Law at Cleveland State University.