System Ethics and Compliance Officer

Janet Gordon

The Texas A&M University System
Moore/Connally Building, 4th Floor
MS 1230
301 Tarrow
College Station, Texas 77840
(979) 458-6008
janetgordon@tamus.edu

Janet Gordon was appointed System Ethics and Compliance Officer on May 4, 2012, by Chancellor John Sharp.  In this role, Gordon is responsible for planning, developing, implementing, and overseeing a comprehensive compliance program for the institutions and agencies within The Texas A&M University System.  She is instrumental in determining the ongoing direction of the compliance program, which includes updating and revising policies and procedures to ensure compliance in accordance with the A&M System.

Gordon is also responsible for facilitating training and educational initiatives for all A&M System members. She works collaboratively with members to develop innovative and effective ways to mitigate ethics and compliance risks; identifies risks and makes recommendations for policies, regulations and rules.

Career
2012-present System Ethics and Compliance Officer, The Texas A&M University System
2006-2012 Chief of Staff, Office of the Chancellor, The Texas A&M University System
1998-2006 Executive Assistant to the Chancellor, The Texas A&M University System
1994-1998 Executive Secretary, Office of Communications and Strategic Programs, The Texas A&M University System
1987-1994 Office Manager, 82nd Judicial District Community Supervision and Corrections, Franklin, Texas
1983-1986 Secretary, Wildlife and Fisheries Sciences Department, Texas A&M University, College Station, Texas