Robert J. Ford began his law enforcement career at the Villa Rica Police Department in 1990. President Ford left the Villa Rica Police Department in June of 1991 to begin his career with the Georgia Bureau of Investigation (GBI) where he worked over 20 years. President Ford was promoted through the ranks and ended his career at the GBI as a Special Agent in Charge (SAC). President Ford then joined the Clayton County Sheriff’s Office as the Deputy Director for Constituency Services. He currently serves as a Major with the Marshalville Police Department and in the Special Investigative Unit (SIU) of Nationwide Insurance as a Senior Fraud Investigator. President Ford is a 1987 graduate of Greenville High School in Meriwether County and an athletic scholarship recipient to West Georgia College. Ford holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Criminal Justice and a Master’s Degree in Public Administration from Columbus State University. President Ford is a graduate of the 15th session of the Georgia Chiefs of Police Law Enforcement Executive Command College and a graduate of the 233rd session of the FBI National Academy. President Ford has been an active member in the Georgia Chapter of NOBLE for the last 20 years.