Katia Gordon is a fourth-generation Staten Islander who joined Con Edison in 2004 as a temporary assistant. She’s held numerous positions with increasing responsibilities and is currently the director of Staten Island Regional and Community Affairs where she oversees the department’s community, government, and employee relations, as well as nonprofit partnerships and emergency response efforts. Katia is a committed leader who has a proven track record of providing a positive customer experience. Her strong work ethic, can-do attitude, and positive demeanor have been inspiring to many. She is an avid listener who manages a variety of matters for the betterment of the Staten Island community.
Katia is passionate about mentoring others, especially as it relates to young people reaching their full potential. She serves on the board of directors for I AM EMPOWERING, an organization whose mission is to teach youth about leadership, entrepreneurship and life skills. In addition, she serves on the board of directors for the Staten Island Chamber of Commerce and is a member of the Staten Island Economic Development Corporation’s Executive Women’s Council. Katia holds a bachelor’s degree in business management from Mercy College in New York. She earned her certification as a holistic health counselor at the Institute of Integrative Nutrition and is a graduate of Con Edison’s leadership program, Business Academy. Katia enjoys spending time with her teenage son, learning about alternative health and wellness, and inspiring others to be the best version of themselves.