Mr. Dick Ford
Dick Ford was elected to a four-year term on the AISD Board of Trustees in May 2019. A lifelong Amarillo resident, Mr. Ford graduated from Tascosa High School. After serving in the U.S. Navy, he earned a Bachelor’s Degree in Business Finance and Public Administration from West Texas State University before going on to obtain his real estate license.
Mr. Ford started a real estate brokerage and development firm in 1983, and later founded a development and real estate investment company and a company that provides venture capital and secured real estate loans. Mr. Ford is a member of the Amarillo Planning and Zoning Commission and the national, state and local Boards of Realtors. He is a past vestry member of St. Andrew’s Episcopal Church and has volunteered for Court Appointed Special Advocates and Kid’s Inc.
Dick has two children who graduated from Amarillo ISD and two grandchildren.