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Ford Blanchard


Senior Manager

Professional Overview

With nearly a decade of public accounting experience with Elliott Davis, Ford provides comprehensive assurance and advisory services to a diverse customer base, which includes real estate and construction businesses, various state agencies, school districts, and municipalities. In his Senior Manager role, he currently serves customers as part of the firm’s governmental and construction specialty groups. 

Education, Credentials, and Special Training

  • Certified Public Accountant
  • Master of Accountancy, University of South Carolina
  • B.S., Business Administration – Accounting, Erskine College

Professional Affiliations

  • American Institute of Certified Public Accountants
  • South Carolina Association of Certified Public Accountants

Civic and Community Activities

  • Director of Finance, Society for Marketing Professional Services
  • Board of Directors (Lowcountry), Junior Achievement of Greater S.C.
  • Member, Trident United Way Young Leaders United
  • Alumnus, Leadership Discovery - Charleston Metro Chamber of Commerce

Authored by Ford Blanchard


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