Bill Ford

Class of 1978

Bill was Vice President, Legal, for Convergys Corporation. He was responsible for managing global labor and employment legal matters, including global relationships with outside legal counsel, and providing legal support to Convergys U.S. and international Human Resources teams, as well as for overseeing Convergys U.S. Affirmative Action program. Mr. Ford reported to William H. Hawkins II, Senior Vice President, General Counsel and Secretary for Convergys, which was located in Cincinnati, Ohio.


Bill earned his bachelor’s degree in economics from Carleton College and his law degree from Duke University School of Law.


While at Finneytown High School, Bill was active in football (sophomore to senior year) and was named MVP, Captain, 1st Team All League, and a Cincinnati East-West All Star (1977). He played basketball his junior and senior year and was named Captain. He was a member of the National Honor Society and was F-Club president.


Mr. Ford has been active in coaching youth in a variety of sports. He is past president and officer of the Windwood Swim and Tennis Club, former board member of Kids Helping Kids, and former planning commission member for Butler County, Ohio.


He and his wife, Jill, reside in West Chester, Ohio.