Gordon Soderberg, Is a former President and Executive Director of United Peace Relief and now leads The Veterans Green Village and The Veterans Green Bus projects. He works full time as the program development director at Blight Busters, Detroit, INC. A certified heavy equipment instructor and saw team leader for Team Rubicon USA and The Department of Interior.
Gordon was a Corpsman, Surgical Technician and Seaman in the US Navy where he spent much of his time at sea in the Persian Golf in the 1980’s. After the navy he worked for several hospitals assisting in trauma surgical procedures and volunteering for multiple disaster responses after earthquakes, wild fires in California and tornados and hurricanes Internationally.
Gordon helped to start United Peace Relief, INC in 2005 after spearheading a veterans based relief effort after Hurricane Katrina.