Mr. Marvin (Bud) Ford comes to Knoxville Christian School with much enthusiasm and experience. He has 13 years of teaching experience in two different school districts and at Appalachian State University. He is a retired US Army officer. Mr. Ford aspires to lead KCS in a Godly manner and ensure that the school continues to grow and thrive. Mr. Ford desires to positively impact teachers and students in all areas and ensure that our students are provided the best education they can receive in a Christian environment. In his free time he enjoys sports, old cars and trucks, reading, church activities, and especially praying. Mr. Ford is married to his wife Amanda, and they have six children. Mr. Ford holds a BAS in Resource Management from Troy State University, a Master of Arts in Management and Leadership from Webster University, and a Master of Science in Educational Leadership from Western Governors University.