2021 Chairman of the Board

D. Ford Bowers

D. Ford Bowers is a Senior Vice President with BB&T (now Truist). He has been with the Bank since 1993 and has held various positions, including Commercial Credit Analyst, Kernersville City Executive, and High Point City Executive, before being named Greensboro Market President in 2007. Prior to joining BB&T (now Truist), Bowers served in the US Navy as a Surface Warfare Officer on the USS Arkansas CGN-41. He has previously served on various community boards, including the GTCC Foundation Board, the Greensboro YMCA Metro Board, and Guilford College‚Äôs Board of Visitors. He has also chaired both the JDRF Walk and the March for Babies Walk, in Greensboro. He currently serves as the President of the Rotary Club of Greensboro, Co-Chair of the ArtsGreensboro Annual Campaign, and a member of the YMCA Investment Committee.