Lee M. Gordon
Vice Chair, Chair of Institutional Advancement Committee
Lee M. Gordon is a Senior Managing Director of the Investment Advisory Division at Mesirow Financial, a diversified financial services firm headquartered in Chicago. In his current position, he assists business owners, families, and individuals with integrating financial, tax, and corporate plans through customized investment and risk management strategies.
In addition to serving on the HIAS board, he currently serves on the Board of Chicago Scholars, the successor organization to College Bound which he co-founded in 1996. Since serving as President of the Jewish Council for Youth Services in the early 90's, he has chaired its Investment Committee and been an active member of the alumni group.
Lee received an accounting degree from the University of Illinois in 1985 and attended the London School of Economics. He has been a licensed CPA in Illinois since 1985. Lee and his wife Dana live in Highland Park, IL.