Edwin “Bruce” Ford
Chief Finance and Operations Officer
Superintendent of Schools Dr. Donna C. Hanlin announced in April that Edwin "Bruce" Ford would become Chief Finance and Operations Officer, effective July 1. Mr. Ford served as Comptroller for Wicomico Schools from Aug. 1, 1987 through June 30, 2017. He holds many professional memberships and leadership roles including American Institute of Certified Public Accountants, Maryland Association of Certified Public Accountants, Association of School Business Officials International and Association of School Business Officials MD/DC, the Government Finance Officers Association, Board of Education Negotiations Team, and other statewide organizations.
Mr. Ford earned a bachelor’s degree in Business Administration with a concentration in Accounting, Magna Cum Laude, from Salisbury University in 1976. He has been a Certified Public Accountant in the State of Maryland since 1978. He worked in the financial field as an Audit Manager for PKS & Co. and as Assistant Comptroller at Delaware Electric Cooperative Inc.