Channel 4 Director

Gordon Gair

Gordon Gair is devoted to a life of visual story-telling and teaching the crafts of photography and design, Gordon Gair has spent two decades building the Media Arts Department at Cypress Lake High School Center for the Arts.  A graduate of Bowling Green State University in Broadcast Journalism, Gair came to Florida in 1971 and worked in newspapers as a reporter/photographer and in television as a producer until beginning teaching at CLHS.  Working to encourage his students’ interest in community involvement, Gair encourages the production of real-world projects that benefit Cypress High, the School District of Lee County, and the southwest Florida community.  Gair and his wife Patricia, who directs the Center’s Dance Department, have forever been partners in promoting the arts in all of its forms.