Dave Ford serves as Chief Community Investment Officer at REACH Riverside, leading a historic effort to transform 40 acres of land in Northeast Wilmington into community-serving assets. In his role, Dave leverages more than 40 years of experience in consulting, where his technical skills and creative approach led clients to results. His resume includes successful tenures providing financial leadership services to small businesses as a Principal at Strategy House, Inc., and 15 years as a VP guiding a CPA and consulting firm from a trusted local institution to ranked in the top twenty nationally. Dave has received a Master of Taxation from Widener University and a Bachelor of Accountancy from University of Delaware. In his spare time, Dave serves on several local boards, where he devotes his talents, time, and treasure to the Wilmington community.