Rev. Soozi Whitten Ford, Executive Minister, 1350 N Delaware St, Indianapolis IN 46202, 317-635-3552 ext 224
Rev. Soozi Whitten Ford serves as the Executive Minister for American Baptist Churches of Indiana and Kentucky and, along with gifted pastors and leaders, is discerning God’s call to ministry in the challenging days of the early 21st century.
Ford is a graduate of Ottawa University and Central Baptist Theological Seminary. She has her Certificate of Ministry & Technology from the University of Dubuque Theological Seminary as well as, a CRFP from the Lake Institute at Indiana University. She was ordained by Prairie Baptist Church (Prairie Village KS) in 1982. Her ministry experience includes faculty positions with Sterling College (Sterling KS) and Central Baptist Theological Seminary (Shawnee KS); pastoral positions with First Baptist Church of Casper, Wyoming and Calvary Baptist Church of Cheyenne, Wyoming; regional ministry with Mid-American Baptist Churches (Iowa and Minnesota); and national stewardship ministry with American Baptist Churches USA.
Ford has been married to Rev. Homer Ford for over thirty years. Homer and Soozi have two daughters, Ashley and Holly, both of whom make their homes in Sioux Fall, South Dakota. Ashley is a physical therapist with a major health facility. Holly is employed by Children’s Science Center in Sioux Falls and her husband, Michael, serves in USF’s Information Technology Department. In her free time, Soozi enjoys reading mystery novels, knitting, walking, and gardening.
If you would like to contact Soozi, you may do so at: SOOZIFORD AT ABC HYPHEN INDIANA DOT ORG.