Deputy City Manager Bradley Ford

Service History

Bradley Ford has worked for the City of Burleson since 2008. He was appointed Deputy City Manager in October 2015. His public administration career includes: 

  • Transportation Researcher for East Texas Center for Independent Living in Tyler, Texas (2003-2004)
  • Planner and Senior Planner for the Fort Worth Police Department (2004-2008) 
  • Planning Official, Director of Economic Development, Director of Development Services (2008-2015) for the City of Burleson.


• Economic Development 
• Building Permits and Inspections 
• Fire Department
• Fire Prevention
• Neighborhood Services
• Planning

Personal History

Ford earned a bachelor of science degree in Political Science from the University of Texas at Tyler and a masters of City and Regional Planning from the University of Texas at Arlington. He and his wife Deanna have three children. 


Bradley Ford 2015