Mr. Justin Ford, also known as Coach Ford, is husband to Crystal Ford and father to two daughters Harmony and Emma. He has been a resident of Farmington for 10 years and has always been an active member of the community. Here at St. Paul High School, he will serve as Athletic Director, head boys basketball, and soccer Coach. Coach Ford also teaches personal fitness and holds a certificate from the National Academy of Sports Medicine as a sports performance coach. He has previously served as assistant JV and Varsity boys basketball coach at Grandview High School in Hillsboro, MO. Coach Ford has spent most of his time in the worlds of business and traveling basketball; he hopes to bring his experience to St. Paul Lutheran High School.
Coach Ford holds bachelor’s degree from New England College in Business Administration with a concentration in Data Analytics. He is currently pursuing his master’s degree in Coaching and Athletic Administration from Concordia University Irvine.
Coach Ford hopes to help students build a legacy here at St.Paul, on and off the court. He believes athletics, infused with Christian values, can help to aid in the growth and development of students. “When Christ, academics, and athletics are unified in the right way, then there exists an environment to transform lives.”