Jeffrey Gordon holds bachelors degrees in Mechanical Engineering and Applied Mathematics and a masters degree in Computer Engineering. He is originally from the Albuquerque, New Mexico area though he has lived all over the United States. He has worked for the University of New Mexico, Sandia National Laboratories, and the Airforce Research Lab working in numerical analysis and scientific visualization. As a software engineer at Access Innovations his research and professional interests involve finding and utilizing patterns in complicated data sets. His spare time is taken up by video games, competitive weight lifting and his children.