Will Ford serves as Executive Vice President of Operations at Westrock Coffee Company. Since a family trip to Rwanda in 2005 that spawned the initial ideas of building a business there, Will has served in several of Westrock's entities around the world focusing on the many facets of the coffee trade. Working alongside his father and grandfather has allowed him a unique perspective into the inner workings of building a startup business from the ground up.
Will oversees production operations and distribution logistics for Westrock Coffee and therefore, has a key seat in working with customers to ensure quality with every delivery. Will earned a master's degree in Coffee Economics and Science from Illy Universtatá del Caffé in Trieste, Italy. He received his B.A. in Communications from Baylor University in Waco, Texas.