Coach Jesse Ford enters his second season with the Fisher College Women's Basketball coaching staff. Last season Coach Ford took over at the helm and lef the team to their first ever A.I.I. Tournament and a 17-12 season record. Jesse had previously been a part of the Fisher College Men's Basketball program for four seasons as an assistant coach and the Associate Head Coach during his final season with the team.
Prior to Fisher, Jesse brings with him four years of coaching experience, including three at the Division 1 level. During the 2013-14 season, Ford worked as a Graduate Assistant for the University of Idaho Men’s Basketball program (finished 5th in the WAC and 2ndin the WAC tournament). At Idaho, Jesse assisted in all aspects of coaching duties, including individual workouts and game film exchange.
Additionally he spent the 2012-13 season as an Assistant Varsity Boys’ Basketball Coach at Genesee High School in Genesee, Idaho. As an undergraduate at the University of Idaho, he spent two seasons (2008-09 and 2009-10) as an undergraduate Student Assistant for the University of Idaho Women’s Basketball program.
Jesse is a native to the state of Idaho. He earned a Master’s of Science degree in Sport Psychology from the University of Idaho and currently resides in Boston, MA.