Jefferson Ford received a bachelor’s of business administration degree in operations and information management with a minor in Chinese summa cum laude from Georgetown University, Washington, D.C.
He was a Global Business Fellow, won the PWC Award for Service and Scholarship and was a member of Beta Gamma Sigma and Omega Rho honor societies.
Ford is a 2017 graduate of Butler High School.
He lives in Washington, D.C., where he is an aerospace and defense consultant at Renaissance Strategic Advisors.
He is the son of Douglas and Mary Ford of Butler.
The following area residents graduated from their respective colleges and universities.
COASTAL CAROLINA UNIVERSITY
Cranberry Township: Madeline Stanger
Mars: Griffin Unruh
UNIVERSITY OF UTAH
Salt Lake City
Butler: Emily Pellegrino
Mars: Sydney Camille Weiland, Summa Cum Laude
Emlenton: Anna Lowrey
LOCK HAVEN UNIV.
Lock Haven, Pa.
Evans City: Blake Reynolds
Karns City: Sarah Holben
Mars: Erin Raible
ROCHESTER INSTITUTE OF TECHNOLOGY
Butler: Olivia Beblo
Prospect: Mira Holland