Bill Gordon, a farmer from Worthington, Minnesota, is chairman of the American Soybean Association. Gordon previously served as ASA president, vice president, and treasurer and has been on the ASA board of directors since 2012. He currently serves on USDA’s Agricultural Policy Advisory Committee, the Bayer Grower Advisory Council, along with ASA’s Innovation to Market Work Group, Strategic Planning Committee, and Bylaws, Nominating and Governance committees.
Gordon is a fourth-generation farmer. With his father, he grows 50/50 soybeans and corn across 2,000 acres, including 250 acres of buffer strips and wetlands. He is a graduate of Minnesota West Community and Technical College with an AS degree and Bachelor of Science from South Dakota State University in Agriculture.
Gordon is the owner of Worthington Tax and Business Services, a full service business including farm analysis and planning.
He is also on the board of directors for the Worthington YMCA.
Gordon and his wife Dawn have four children, Luke, Lance, Anna, Liam, and three dogs named Jedi, Vader and Mando.
Gordon is an avid outdoorsman, passionate environmentalist and a youth hunting educator.
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