Chuck Ford


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Full Name : Chuck Ford
Gender : Male
Family : "Devoted husband, father, and grandfather."(chuckfordforcitycouncil.com)
Home City : La Porte
Age : 72
Education : Bachelor's and Master's Degrees from Ball State University,
Indiana University South Bend,
Indiana University Northwest
 
Professional Experience : "In 1973, Chuck became a US History, Physical Education, and Health Sciences teacher at LaPorte High School. He moved to Carmel in 1983 to teach US History and World Geography, receiving the Indiana Geography Teacher of the Year award in 1990 and creating the school's geography program, and served as head varsity wrestling coach. He also spent 4 years as a Carmel Clay Schools Contract Negotiator prior to retiring from teaching in 2006.
Post-retirement, Chuck has remained active as a Senior Account Associate at Keltner, Inc, creator of HighClassPromos.com, 4-year member of the board of directors at the Tri-County Regional Sewer Utility, and 7-year employee at Miller Auto Care in Carmel."(chuckfordforcitycouncil.com)
 
Political Experience : N/A
 
Current Legislative Committees : N/A
 
Org Membership : "Founder of the Carmel Community Drug Task Force, and co-chairman of the Carmel Clay Schools Drug Task Force. Among his achievements as a coach and mentor, Chuck spent 15 years as head coach of Indiana's National Wrestling Team, started Indiana's International Wrestling Team, and has been inducted into the Indiana High School Wrestling Coaches Hall of Fame, the LaPorte Athletics Hall of Fame, and the Slicer Wrestling Association Hall of Fame. Chuck is the current owner of the CCR Farm in Parke County, Indiana."(chuckfordforcitycouncil.com)