Union Schools Picks Former Tulsa Officer As Director Of Security - NewsOn6.com - Tulsa, OK - News, Weather, Video and Sports - KOTV.com |

Former Tulsa Union School Board Member Named Director Of Security

Posted: Updated:
Picture of Ross Ford. [Union Public Schools] Picture of Ross Ford. [Union Public Schools]


TULSA, Oklahoma -- Tulsa Union Public Schools announced Tuesday it has named retired Tulsa Police officer Ross Ford as its Director of Security.

Ford replaces former Tulsa Police Chief Drew Diamond, who resigned last month to accept a position as executive director for the Jewish Federation of Tulsa.

"I have enjoyed serving the district as a board member and I look forward to new opportunities to serve as the district's Director of Security," Ross Ford said.

Ford was elected to the Union Board of Education in 2007. He recently stepped down from that position.

According to a news release from the district, while he was a Tulsa Police officer Ford was awarded the Chief's Award twice, as well as the Purple Heart and the Medal of Valor for service above and beyond the call of duty.

Powered by Frankly
News On 6
303 N. Boston Ave.
Tulsa, OK 74103
Newson6.com is proud to provide Oklahomans with timely and relevant news and information, sharing the stories, pictures and loves of Oklahomans across our great state.
All content © Copyright 2000 - 2018 KOTV. Oklahoma Traveler™ is a registered trademark of Griffin Communications. All Rights Reserved.
For more information on this site, please read our Privacy Policy, and Terms of Service, and Ad Choices.