Dean of Men
Northern Arizona University
Gordon Williford is a native Arizonan, spending most of his life in the west valley. Mr. Williford worked for Grand Canyon University as its Director of Security before being hired by the Peoria Unified School District. After only three years in the district, he received the "Pride of Peoria" award given to the district's top employees. He left the district to go back out on the road as a musician and producer for several years. Mr. Williford spent his first summer at NAU music camp in 1982, later becoming a Senior Award Winner and then counselor. He is currently the marching band instructor at Deer Valley High School.