2017 Ted Schlossman Lifetime Achievement Award - The Texas Association of Builders.
2009 Philanthropist of the Year - The Texas Association of Builders.
2002 Honored Life Director - The Dallas Builders Association.
Mr. Ford supports the Cystic Fibrosis Foundation, the Dallas Fire-Rescue to provide smoke detectors in low-income homes, the HomeAid/Home Builders Care, and several youth sports and cultural organizations. For more than 20 years Mr. Ford has provided coats to area school children.
Mr. Ford contributes to the National Housing Endowment to support green building education.
A State Life Director and NAHB Senior Life Director, Mr. Ford serves on several regional and national code committees, including serving his 12th year on the North Central Texas Council of Governments’ Regional Codes Coordinating Committee.
Tommy got his start in the construction industry at age 7, cleaning up job sites for his father, a home builder in West Texas.