Kim Ford is the current Director of College Readiness and Outreach for the Community College of the District of Columbia. Prior to her time at the Community College of the District of Columbia, Ford worked at the Department of Energy. She later worked as a special consultant for the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act.
Ford received a Masters in Public Administration from the Fels Institute of Government at the University of Pennsylvania in 2008. “Fels fosters such a supportive environment,” Ford said. “If you have an idea the faculty and staff will work with you to turn that idea into a reality. It is the embodiment of the tenants of the Fels education – practical and purposeful.”