Jack Ford

Community Advosiry Board Chair

Jack Ford has been a resident of Wilmington since 2002.  Jack has spent most of his life in the Boston area, but did live in Toronto, Canada for 4 years.  For over 25 years, Jack was a corporate CEO managing a company with operations in 26 states in the US, as well as locations in Canada, the UK and Spain.  Currently, Jack does strategic planning and acquisition consulting for mid-size companies.

Along with his lovely wife, Jennifer, his family includes an older son in law school in Florida, a second son who teaches autistic children in Massachusetts, a stepson who is a junior at Boston University and a stepdaughter at UNC-Chapel Hill. 

In addition to his work and family, Jack enjoys tennis, is an avid cyclist, and attempts the occasional sprint triathlon.

He joined the CAB because he has always been a supporter of public radio and wants to help public radio continue to provide excellent news, quality topical programming, and good music for its listeners.