Tyra L. Ford

Assistant Professor of Practice

  • Marketing and Supply Chain Management
Office: Alter Hall 546
Phone: 215.204.4127
Email: tyra.ford@temple.edu

Tyra is an Assistant Professor of Practice within the Department of Marketing and Supply Chain Management at the Fox School of Business. Additionally, she serves as Director of Client Development, sourcing strategic and marketing consulting projects, and managing client relationships for Fox Management Consulting (Fox MC). Through her work with Fox MC, she has served as project executive while consulting in areas of entrepreneurship, marketing, and customer engagement.

Prior to joining Fox School of Business in 2014, Tyra worked in the pharmaceutical industry gaining experience in marketing and sales. She later became co-owner of a boutique marketing firm serving clients in the areas of branding and promotion. Most recently, she served as Director of Client Services for one of the industry’s largest corporate gift and advertising specialty firms located in the Philadelphia area.

Tyra earned a Master of Business Administration degree in Marketing from the University of Tennessee-Knoxville, and a Bachelor of Science degree in Accounting from Tuskegee University.