Will Ford

Will Ford serves as Executive Vice President of Operations at Westrock Coffee Company. Will has been around Westrock Coffee before it developed into what it is today. Since the family trip to Rwanda in 2005 that spawned initial ideas of business there, Will has served and spent time in several of Westrock’s entities around the world focusing on learning the many facets of coffee and business. He counts it a privilege to work alongside his father and grandfather.


Today, he continues learning and developing knowledge and expertise in all it takes for Westrock to function as a vertically integrated coffee company.
He earned a Master’s Degree in Coffee Economics and Science from Illy Universatá del Caffé in Trieste, Italy. He received his B.A. in Communications from Baylor University in Waco, Texas.